Hospitals in smaller cities near Wuhan also need fresh supplies of protective medical equipment. Photo: Xinhua
Hospitals in smaller cities near Wuhan also need fresh supplies of protective medical equipment. Photo: Xinhua

In Wuhan’s shadow, smaller coronavirus-hit Chinese cities scramble for medical supplies

  • Stockpiles of protective equipment are running low in places like Xiaogan and Huanggang, little-known cities with millions of people
  • Residents look for sources of disinfectant to clean their homes but lockdowns hamper influx of deliveries

Hospitals in smaller cities near Wuhan also need fresh supplies of protective medical equipment. Photo: Xinhua
Hospitals in smaller cities near Wuhan also need fresh supplies of protective medical equipment. Photo: Xinhua
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