Nearby residents and people who visited Beijing’s Xinfadi market queue to be tested for Covid-19. Photo: AFP Nearby residents and people who visited Beijing’s Xinfadi market queue to be tested for Covid-19. Photo: AFP
Nearby residents and people who visited Beijing’s Xinfadi market queue to be tested for Covid-19. Photo: AFP

Beijing battles ‘explosive coronavirus outbreak’ as food market cases mount

  • Scientists struggle to track source of cluster linked to massive food wholesale centre
  • Mass testing and strict lockdowns imposed in some parts of the capital while other cities order isolation for travellers from Beijing

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Nearby residents and people who visited Beijing’s Xinfadi market queue to be tested for Covid-19. Photo: AFP Nearby residents and people who visited Beijing’s Xinfadi market queue to be tested for Covid-19. Photo: AFP
Nearby residents and people who visited Beijing’s Xinfadi market queue to be tested for Covid-19. Photo: AFP
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