Life under lockdown in China: hospital queues and empty streets

World The Guardian

With resources at breaking point and a pervading sense of panic, the Chinese city of Wuhan battles new coronavirus Coronavirus latest news - live Chinese cities in lockdown In hospitals across Wuhan, the city at the centre of the new coronavirus outbreak, there is panic and despair. Patients wearing masks queue for hours, waiting to be called by nurses. Staff who have worked endless shifts are forced to turn many away. Pharmacies are running out of supplies. A lack of diagnostic tests means lots of people don’t know for sure if their fever is the new strain of coronavirus , which has killed …

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