In Kashgar, only essential workers, like this fruit seller, are allowed to leave their residential compounds. Photo: Qin Chen In Kashgar, only essential workers, like this fruit seller, are allowed to leave their residential compounds. Photo: Qin Chen
In Kashgar, only essential workers, like this fruit seller, are allowed to leave their residential compounds. Photo: Qin Chen

Coronavirus: Kashgar in lockdown as health authorities analyse 4.7 million Covid-19 tests

  • Neighbourhoods cordoned off, shops closed after 100 infections confirmed in village on outskirts of city
  • Local woman says situation not as bad as in July, as people have learned to cope the restrictions

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
In Kashgar, only essential workers, like this fruit seller, are allowed to leave their residential compounds. Photo: Qin Chen In Kashgar, only essential workers, like this fruit seller, are allowed to leave their residential compounds. Photo: Qin Chen
In Kashgar, only essential workers, like this fruit seller, are allowed to leave their residential compounds. Photo: Qin Chen
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