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A leading epidemiologist of the Beijing center for prevention and control of diseases in Tsungu assessed the situation with the spread of the coronavirus. His words leads RIA Novosti.
It is alleged that authorities in Beijing will be able to keep the situation with the spread of the coronavirus under control after outbreaks at the largest wholesale market of the city of Signagi. The expert believes that the measures taken, in particular, the closure of the trading platform and entered the wartime regime, sufficient for containment of the virus. While Tsungu noted the importance of identifying all the infected in a new focus.
Earlier, the head of the press service of the government of Beijing Xu Hejian warned about the very high risk of the spread of the coronavirus because of the new flash on the largest wholesale market of the city. He stressed that the authorities will take drastic measures.
The market was closed on Saturday, June 13, after tests 45 out of 517 people who visited him, were positive for coronavirus. As explained by the Manager of the market, the virus was found on Board, which is used for cutting salmon. The infected fish came from a closed seafood market Zinsen, where it was discovered the focus of infection.
Later, the head of Beijing Fengtai district, Chu Suniva announced the introduction in it of the wartime regime due to the outbreak of infection. Citizens living in 11 apartment complexes, located around the market, do not have the right to leave their homes and are obliged to observe the regime of self-isolation. Classes opened in three elementary schools and three kindergartens stopped, and all the others are obliged to defer the resumption of the work.
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