Li Lanjuan, a renowned Chinese epidemiologist, has revealed how crucial decisions in January were made to impose lockdown on Wuhan and Hubei province to slow the spread of Covid-19. Photo: XinhuaLi Lanjuan, a renowned Chinese epidemiologist, has revealed how crucial decisions in January were made to impose lockdown on Wuhan and Hubei province to slow the spread of Covid-19. Photo: Xinhua
Li Lanjuan, a renowned Chinese epidemiologist, has revealed how crucial decisions in January were made to impose lockdown on Wuhan and Hubei province to slow the spread of Covid-19. Photo: Xinhua

Build-up to coronavirus lockdown: inside China’s decision to close Wuhan

  • Chinese doctor tells of expert team’s crisis trip to site of disease outbreak
  • Decision to seal off city and Hubei province was made to curb Lunar New Year travellers

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Li Lanjuan, a renowned Chinese epidemiologist, has revealed how crucial decisions in January were made to impose lockdown on Wuhan and Hubei province to slow the spread of Covid-19. Photo: XinhuaLi Lanjuan, a renowned Chinese epidemiologist, has revealed how crucial decisions in January were made to impose lockdown on Wuhan and Hubei province to slow the spread of Covid-19. Photo: Xinhua
Li Lanjuan, a renowned Chinese epidemiologist, has revealed how crucial decisions in January were made to impose lockdown on Wuhan and Hubei province to slow the spread of Covid-19. Photo: Xinhua
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