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Sanitizing Shanghai's Huangpu district

AFP

Posted at Jan 28 2021 10:35 AM

Sanitizing Shanghai's Huangpu district

Health workers in protective gear walk out from a blocked off area after spraying disinfectant in Shanghai's Huangpu district on Wednesday, after residents were evacuated following the detection of a few cases of COVID-19 coronavirus in the neighborhood. Daily global deaths from COVID-19 hit a new record with 18,000 deaths reported on January 27,2021 as countries tighten measures to prevent spread of the coronavirus disease.