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Beijing residents to stay put during upcoming holidays

Beijing residents to stay put during upcoming holidays
The country's National Health Commission reported 20 new infections in Mainland China on Friday.

Beijing has ordered its residents not to leave the city during the upcoming Lunar New Year holiday.According to the South China Morning Post, a number of local governments across the country have asked people to remain in their regions during Lunar New Year, which will be celebrated on Feb.Beijing has urged residents not to leave the city during the Lunar New Year holiday in February, implementing new restrictions after several coronavirus infections last week.Lunar New Year events have been canceled or downsized, the government said.

Most Read Authorities in Dalian said that anyone planning to leave the city would first have to be tested for the virus.75 million people have been recently tested for the deadly coronavirus, after 24 infections were confirmed earlier this month.

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