6 days Beijing welcomes stranded folk; more raring to go home Manilatimes |World
BEIJING: For the first time in more than two months, this city received a group of more than 800 people who had been stranded in Hubei province because of the coronavirus lockdown of the province. The capital city, gradually coming back to normal life, has prepared the strictest epidemic prevention and control measures for the returnees to make sure no more infections. Authorities lifted outbound travel restrictions on cities in Hubei except Wuhan starting Wednesday, allowing people from the province to return to megacities like Beijing and Shanghai, where they usually work and live. The first high-speed train, G488, carrying ... more