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China's Fujian Province records surge in COVID-19 cases

CNS, AFP

Posted at Sep 14 2021 01:36 PM

COVID-19 surge reported in China

Residents queue to undergo nucleic acid tests for the Covid-19 coronavirus in Xianyou County, Putian city, in China's eastern Fujian province on Monday. China's National Health Commission reported 59 new locally transmitted cases on Monday, up from 22 infections a day earlier, prompting the government to implement measures, including travel restrictions, to address the surge.