On Sunday the country’s national health commission reported 17 new cases. Its second day of a double-digit rise and its highest number in nearly two weeks.
All public places in Shulan, including sports facilities, cinemas and libraries, are temporarily close. Also, all residents must stay home, except under “unusual circumstances,” local media reported.
“Students in their final year of middle or senior high school will return to online learning, it said. No taxis can leave the city, and all public transport has been suspended,” the People’s Daily informed on Sunday.