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China sounds COVID-19 alarm as Delta variant spreads to 18 provinces

The Siasat | 01/08/2021 08:57 PM | Click to read full article

The highly contagious Delta variant of the COVID-19 has raised major concerns in China as it spread to 18 provinces with fresh cases emerging in capital Beijing on Sunday.

At least 18 provinces in China have sounded alarm about COVID-19 as more than 300 domestic cases were detected in 10 days, posing great challenges to the country as it deals with the worst epidemic in months.