China Delta Outbreak Update 2021-08-26

Having had a dramatic spread of the virus following an outbreak in Nanjing Airport discovered on 20 July, affecting as many as 18 provinces, the last few days have shown a big drop in locally spread infections. 3 days ago there were zero new local infections, the first since July, and 3 or 4 in the last couple of days (not including imported cases limited to quarantine situations).

Some cities have had huge testing programmes. Yangzhou (4.4m) has been tested between 7 and 12 times (I’ve seen different reports). Yesterday’s 3 infections were all in Yunnan.

My city of Changsha has now been 24 days free of new cases.

https://peoplesdaily.pdnews.cn/china/chinese-mainland-reports-26-new-confirmed-covid-19-cases-with-3-locally-transmitted-225777.html

One thought on “China Delta Outbreak Update 2021-08-26

  1. bean481 says:

    Today (2021-09-03) zero local cases of infection in China and only 1 case in the last 5 days.
    https://www.china-briefing.com/news/china-coronavirus-updates-latest-developments-business-advisory-part-2/?hilite=%27virus%27

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