6/13/2020, 9:16 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Beijing on high alert after spike in new virus cases

Beijing was on high alert on Saturday over fears of a potential second wave of the coronavirus after 45 people tested positive for the novel coronavirus at a local market.

The Xinfadi wholesale market in Fengtai District in southwestern Beijing was closed down, as well as 11 residential areas around the market along with nearby schools and kindergartens, authorities confirmed.

Another person tested positive for COVID-19 in a market in the Haidian District. All 46 people have shown no symptoms of the virus.

Breaking the News / JC