Wuhan, ground zero of the coronavirus epidemic, has been under lockdown since January 23. Photo: ReutersWuhan, ground zero of the coronavirus epidemic, has been under lockdown since January 23. Photo: Reuters
Wuhan, ground zero of the coronavirus epidemic, has been under lockdown since January 23. Photo: Reuters

Confusion in Wuhan as move to ease coronavirus lockdown is reversed

  • Notice saying visitors without symptoms who were trapped in the city could leave is revoked three hours after it is issued
  • Local government says it was released without approval and those responsible had been reprimanded

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Wuhan, ground zero of the coronavirus epidemic, has been under lockdown since January 23. Photo: ReutersWuhan, ground zero of the coronavirus epidemic, has been under lockdown since January 23. Photo: Reuters
Wuhan, ground zero of the coronavirus epidemic, has been under lockdown since January 23. Photo: Reuters
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