Highlights

  • Amid rise in cases, China tests live seafood for Covid-19 virus
  • Covid rapidly spreading in China’s Xiamen
  • The zero patient for Covid-19 during first wave from China

Latest news

Rajasthan political crisis deepens as Gehlot loyalists submit mass resignation over Pilot as successor

Rajasthan political crisis deepens as Gehlot loyalists submit mass resignation over Pilot as successor

Giorgia Meloni, Italy's far-right leader set to be country's first female PM

Giorgia Meloni, Italy's far-right leader set to be country's first female PM

Musk faces deposition with Twitter ahead of October trial

Musk faces deposition with Twitter ahead of October trial

IND VS AUS: 'It's a good sign': Rohit Sharma heaps praise on Suryakumar, Virat Kohli after series win

IND VS AUS: 'It's a good sign': Rohit Sharma heaps praise on Suryakumar, Virat Kohli after series win

Top lawyer Mukul Rohatgi rejects Modi govt's offer to be Attorney General again: reports

Top lawyer Mukul Rohatgi rejects Modi govt's offer to be Attorney General again: reports

Amid rise, this country is testing humans, live seafood for Covid-19 virus

Strikingly, back in 2020 during the outbreak, it was revealed that the zero patient of Covid-19 was from China’s Wuhan. 

 

Covid-19 has wreaked havoc on human lives since March 2020. The trail of disaster left is still etched fresh in our minds. The pandemic may have changed but it is still far from over. As a recent rise in Covid cases in several countries has raised concerns and fear is making a return. Apart from India, Covid is rapidly spreading in China’s Xiamen. Strikingly, back in 2020 during the outbreak, it was revealed that the zero patient of Covid-19 was from China’s Wuhan.


According to the BBC, over 5 million people in China have been directed to undergo testing. Although this time, the testing is not restricted to humans. Infact, authorities are testing seafood for the virus.

A video shared by South China Morning Post on Twitter shows health workers in PPE kits taking swab tests of fishes and crabs.

Also Watch| Rise in Covid cases: Aviation regulator stresses on strict implementation of guidelines

The video has gone viral all across the Chinese media as well and has triggered a debate.

Meanwhile in India, the authorities have initiated to ramp up testing.

Up Next

Amid rise, this country is testing humans, live seafood for Covid-19 virus

Amid rise, this country is testing humans, live seafood for Covid-19 virus

Giorgia Meloni, Italy's far-right leader set to be country's first female PM

Giorgia Meloni, Italy's far-right leader set to be country's first female PM

USA: Sikh student arrested for having 'kirpan'; BJP leader slams university; authorities clarify

USA: Sikh student arrested for having 'kirpan'; BJP leader slams university; authorities clarify

China: army overthrows Xi Jinping, puts President under house arrest? Why PLA coup claims are going viral

China: army overthrows Xi Jinping, puts President under house arrest? Why PLA coup claims are going viral

Russian foreign minister blasts West for 'Russophobia'

Russian foreign minister blasts West for 'Russophobia'

'Worthy candidates': Russia backs India's permanent membership in UNSC

'Worthy candidates': Russia backs India's permanent membership in UNSC

More videos

‘Defend terrorists at own peril’: India's veiled attack at China, Pakistan on terrorism

‘Defend terrorists at own peril’: India's veiled attack at China, Pakistan on terrorism

VIDEO: passenger physically assaults flight attendant, held; banned for life by airlines

VIDEO: passenger physically assaults flight attendant, held; banned for life by airlines

India sends strong response to Pakistan’s ‘seek peace with India’ remark at UNGA

India sends strong response to Pakistan’s ‘seek peace with India’ remark at UNGA

Bhutan reopens to tourists after 2 years. See how much Indians will have to pay as levy

Bhutan reopens to tourists after 2 years. See how much Indians will have to pay as levy

Watch: youth activists stage global climate strike in Berlin

Watch: youth activists stage global climate strike in Berlin

US steps up diplomatic efforts with China on Taiwan, Russia

US steps up diplomatic efforts with China on Taiwan, Russia

WATCH: 'Apologies,' Boris Johnson after mistakenly thanking Putin for 'inspirational leadership'

WATCH: 'Apologies,' Boris Johnson after mistakenly thanking Putin for 'inspirational leadership'

Jordan: Baby girl pulled out from rubble after 20 hours in viral video

Jordan: Baby girl pulled out from rubble after 20 hours in viral video

Tsunami of shutoffs: Unpaid power bills by 20 million US homes

Tsunami of shutoffs: Unpaid power bills by 20 million US homes

British author of 'Wolf Hall' trilogy Hilary Mantel passes away

British author of 'Wolf Hall' trilogy Hilary Mantel passes away

Editorji Technologies Pvt. Ltd. © 2022 All Rights Reserved.