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Shanghai reports end of Covid-19 community transmission

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Shanghai reports end of Covid-19 community transmission

Beijing, May 17 (Prensa Latina) Shanghai, China's financial heart, informed on Tuesday that it cut off community transmission of Covid-19 in its 16 districts and only detected 823 cases within the few areas still under confinement.
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According to local authorities, this means that the municipality reached “zero Covid-19” status and can make further progress in restarting socioeconomic life, although 3.8 million people still remain isolated in their homes.

The city plans to return to normal this month, but first it will reinforce measures in older neighborhoods and other communities at risk of experiencing more outbreaks.

It will also carefully outline a plan to consolidate the results achieved when the gradual return to school and work is decreed, in addition to accelerating the vaccination of elderly people.

Shanghai last month became the epicenter of the Covid-19 outbreak in China and saw a considerable spike in the number of deaths and infections.

Overall, the country has accumulated at least 15,672 deaths and 1,384,126 confirmed cases in the mainland, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan since the emergence of the pathology and the coronavirus that causes it in December 2019.

In addition, 50,461 asymptomatic people are under medical observation.


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