Beijing: In view of the increasing number of Covid cases, China increases the Covid restrictions. Many districts in Beijing were closed, including the schools. The officials also announced that the students will only have online classes until the situation is brought under control. 962 people have been diagnosed with Covid in Beijing alone.
In the last day, the region from Zhengzhou to Chongqing in the Central Henan region has reported 26,824 cases. Report says that 2 deaths have been reported and these are the first death cases since last May. A five-day lockdown has been imposed in Guangzhou, a place with a population of around 19 lakh. Night clubs and theatres were closed in Tianhe.
The researchers warn that the nation might face an economic collapse if the number of cases goes high. Meanwhile, the authority says that their aim is to attain zero Covid and it can be achieved only by the mid of 2013.