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Jul 27, 2022 07:19 PM
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Shanghai Neighborhoods Resubmit to Lockdown as Covid Cases Rebound

Residents of Yangpu district take nucleic acid tests in Shanghai on July 24. Photo: VCG
Residents of Yangpu district take nucleic acid tests in Shanghai on July 24. Photo: VCG

Four neighborhoods in Shanghai’s Baoshan district were put back into lockdown this week as the city battled a rebound in Covid-19 cases that hit delivery and logistics personnel in particular, according to local pandemic control officials.

People in the affected areas will be asked to remain within their residential communities for seven days, in one of the largest-scale Covid-19 interventions since May.

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