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Food delivery man feared to be Beijing's new Covid-19 super spreader

Business Standard | 24/06/2020 09:35 AM | Click to read full article

A delivery man of Beijing's popular food platform is feared to be the super spreader of Covid-19 after he tested positive amid a new wave of coronavirus clusters in the Chinese capital. It is the first case in the food delivery industry to have been confirmed in the capital, sparking widespread public concerns as residents rely heavily on delivery services for necessities amid the epidemic.

The platform said that the company had conducted nucleic acid tests on its entire delivery staff.