China is trying to stamp out the trade in wild animals like civets. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: Wuhan confirms China’s ban on trade, eating of wild animals

  • City at epicentre of initial Covid-19 outbreak also prohibits hunting and breeding except for selected, preapproved purposes
  • Move follows central government’s fast-track decision in February to restrict wild animal trade
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
China is trying to stamp out the trade in wild animals like civets. Photo: AFP
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