China is set to test 9 million people as a corona virus cluster is detected in Qingdao

China Mostly corona virus free Since mid-August, all cases have been imported from the country. But as of Oct. 11, Qingdao had registered a dozen cases that were spreading locally, all of which were linked to a hospital treating imported infections, the city’s municipal health commission said in a statement Monday.

The Qingdao Chest Hospital, which is kept locked, already has 114,862 staff and patients, with negative tests being performed as of Monday.

The nine million population will now be tested across the city, repeating the mass response previously seen in Beijing and other cities across China Clusters of infections have been found.
Those responses have been successful in keeping China’s overall infection rate low since the country’s initial outbreak in March was suppressed. It has restored the lives of more than 600 million tourists to relative normalcy Travel this month for Golden Week, A national holiday surrounding the Autumn Festival.
Bunch in the town of Qingdao on the east coast It is popular among numerous beaches and tourists, Raises fears about a possible spike in holiday-related events.

Port city officials said specific evidence of infection was still under investigation.

As of this week, China has reported 85,578 confirmed cases and 4,634 deaths from the corona virus, according to the country’s National Health Commission.

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