A screen grab from a social media video shows shoppers trying to leave an Ikea store in Shanghai before it is locked down on Saturday. Photo: Handout
A screen grab from a social media video shows shoppers trying to leave an Ikea store in Shanghai before it is locked down on Saturday. Photo: Handout

Covid-19 in China: panic in Ikea as health authorities lock down store

  • Videos on social media show mayhem as shoppers tried to get out before the doors were locked
  • ‘Temporary control measures’ imposed after authorities found out a close contact of a case had visited

A screen grab from a social media video shows shoppers trying to leave an Ikea store in Shanghai before it is locked down on Saturday. Photo: Handout
A screen grab from a social media video shows shoppers trying to leave an Ikea store in Shanghai before it is locked down on Saturday. Photo: Handout
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