The Shincheonji church in Daegu is linked to a cluster of infections. Photo: XinhuaThe Shincheonji church in Daegu is linked to a cluster of infections. Photo: Xinhua
The Shincheonji church in Daegu is linked to a cluster of infections. Photo: Xinhua

China starts screening members of South Korean sect for coronavirus

  • The Shincheonji Church of Jesus linked to a cluster of Covid-19 cases in South Korea and a researcher says members now being investigated by China
  • The secretive group is thought to have around 20,000 members in mainland China, including a couple of hundred in Wuhan city

Topic |   Coronavirus South Korea
The Shincheonji church in Daegu is linked to a cluster of infections. Photo: XinhuaThe Shincheonji church in Daegu is linked to a cluster of infections. Photo: Xinhua
The Shincheonji church in Daegu is linked to a cluster of infections. Photo: Xinhua
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