Dozens of excavators break ground for the new coronavirus facility in Wuhan, expected to be completed within six days. Photo: Xinhua Dozens of excavators break ground for the new coronavirus facility in Wuhan, expected to be completed within six days. Photo: Xinhua
Dozens of excavators break ground for the new coronavirus facility in Wuhan, expected to be completed within six days. Photo: Xinhua

China coronavirus: rush is on in Wuhan to build treatment centre for up to 1,000 patients

  • Workers paid three times their usual wage to get emergency facility built within six days
  • Strategy echoes Beijing’s response to Sars in 2003

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Dozens of excavators break ground for the new coronavirus facility in Wuhan, expected to be completed within six days. Photo: Xinhua Dozens of excavators break ground for the new coronavirus facility in Wuhan, expected to be completed within six days. Photo: Xinhua
Dozens of excavators break ground for the new coronavirus facility in Wuhan, expected to be completed within six days. Photo: Xinhua
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