Passengers wear masks and plastic bags at Shanghai railway station as China balances containment with returning to work. Photo: ReutersPassengers wear masks and plastic bags at Shanghai railway station as China balances containment with returning to work. Photo: Reuters
Passengers wear masks and plastic bags at Shanghai railway station as China balances containment with returning to work. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: 3 Wuhan officials summoned to explain failings as China death toll reaches 1,018

  • Over 100 deaths in a day for the first time, with all but five coming in the Hubei province epicentre
  • China’s chief planner warns against draconian restrictions on businesses
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Passengers wear masks and plastic bags at Shanghai railway station as China balances containment with returning to work. Photo: ReutersPassengers wear masks and plastic bags at Shanghai railway station as China balances containment with returning to work. Photo: Reuters
Passengers wear masks and plastic bags at Shanghai railway station as China balances containment with returning to work. Photo: Reuters
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