Residents of Wuhan have been advised to wear face masks and avoid crowded places when the city’s lockdown ends on April 8. Photo: AFP
Residents of Wuhan have been advised to wear face masks and avoid crowded places when the city’s lockdown ends on April 8. Photo: AFP

‘No evidence’ asymptomatic carriers spread coronavirus, Chinese health official claims

  • But party boss and researcher from CDC institute tells state broadcaster there is ‘still a potential risk’
  • He made the remarks as fears grow in China over ‘silent carriers’

Residents of Wuhan have been advised to wear face masks and avoid crowded places when the city’s lockdown ends on April 8. Photo: AFP
Residents of Wuhan have been advised to wear face masks and avoid crowded places when the city’s lockdown ends on April 8. Photo: AFP
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