China has recently experienced a quick surge in covid cases after the easing of covid restrictions. According to the information received Zhong Nanshan who is a government advisor and an epidemiologist has expressed that the effect could last up to spring next year.
It was observed that the increase in cases was observed after the easing of restrictions in the country. This was followed after stopping the mass testing, and lockdowns under the Zero Covid policy.
Beijing on Sunday saw many residents queue outside hospitals, it is stated the cases have been mild. Streets were seen empty even after the easing of restrictions. The casualty rate has not been up to the extent to worry but the citizens are taking measures to avoid any adversity. The empty streets still remind the 3 three-year-old of horrifying scenarios.
The top experts have taken to State media to address the people that the Omicron variant was mild and people should stay home isolated to avoid the spread of the virus. The messaging marks a sharply delineated shift from an earlier policy of forcibly quarantining all positive cases under zero covid policy to avoid any animosity among the citizens.