China hit with further outbreak of Covid-19

Cluster discovered at large-scale chicken plant

Sligo News File

Authorities in China are reportedly investigating a cluster of Covid-19 cases at a major chicken processing plant in the North East of the country.

According to media outlets, 10 symptomatic incidents and more than 30 asymptomatic infections have been recorded at the Thai processing conglomerate.

Authorities, it’s stated, have embarked on emergency measures to control the outbreak.

Two hospitals in Shanghai, it’s also said, have gone into lockdown after they were linked with a number of new cases in the Chinese city.