Beijing reported its first local transmission of Covid-19 on Thursday after 55 days without one. Photo: EPA-EFEBeijing reported its first local transmission of Covid-19 on Thursday after 55 days without one. Photo: EPA-EFE
Beijing reported its first local transmission of Covid-19 on Thursday after 55 days without one. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: Beijing’s 55-day run without a locally transmitted case ends as man tests positive

  • Patient says he has not left the city for the past two weeks or been in contact with anyone who has recently returned
  • Officials say two of his family members have been placed in isolation, while his residential compound has been closed pending an investigation
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Beijing reported its first local transmission of Covid-19 on Thursday after 55 days without one. Photo: EPA-EFEBeijing reported its first local transmission of Covid-19 on Thursday after 55 days without one. Photo: EPA-EFE
Beijing reported its first local transmission of Covid-19 on Thursday after 55 days without one. Photo: EPA-EFE
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