Qingdao, Shandong Province, nearly 700km southeast of Beijing, had six new cases of COVID-19 and six asymptomatic infections on Oct. 11. Most of them are in connection with Qingdao Chest Hospital.
Qingdao local authorities Announced today that it will screen for COVID-19. To the total population of more than 9 million people across the city within 5 days to speed up the cycle of the epidemic. In addition, the authorities also ordered a lock down of this hospital And the emergency department of the central hospital as well Also closed the area of the building slotxo where the infected people were examined.
Villagers have flocked to the test since Sunday night. Before the screening point opened for examination at 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM, and a long line of clips at the screening point was widely circulated on social media.
Initially, more than 110,000 people have been tested, including new medical personnel and patients, in hospitals all over the city. And all test results were negative
Earlier in May, China deployed screening measures on 11 million people in 10 days in Wuhan. At the epicenter of the world's COVID-19 epidemic, allowing the epidemic to be controlled.
The discovery of a new infected person in Qingdao lasted just a week. After more than 600 million people travel within the country during a long holiday, the National Day is celebrated as "Golden Week" and only in Qingdao. More than 4.47 million people traveled during the period.