After a Beijing resident violated the mandatory stay-at-home order, Chinese authorities asked more than 5,000 of his neighbors to limit travel or go to government isolation centers.
The Guardian reported that the subject of the quarantine violation was under criminal investigation. The incident occurred as the capital Beijing and the Chinese city of Shanghai began to relax restrictions related to the pandemic. Covid-19.
Chinese officials today (May 30) said that the man, in his 40s, was asked to isolate at home after visiting a shopping mall considered a risk area on May 23. . However, during the isolation period, this man is alleged to have been out many times, moving in the community, at risk of spreading the disease, before he and his wife tested positive. with Covid-19 a few days later.
In response to this, authorities ordered 258 people living in the man’s apartment complex to go to the government’s isolation center and more than 5,000 other people living in the same residential area to stay at home.
The man’s actions have sparked fierce reactions from netizens. One person commented on social media: “What is he doing? Doesn’t he want to stop the Covid-19 epidemic in Beijing? Why does he have to go out and harm people when the situation is almost okay? decided?”.
China now imposes strict restrictive measures to prevent an outbreak of the highly contagious variant of Omicron. Yesterday, Chinese authorities announced the discovery of 122 new cases in the community, outside the isolation center.
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