China: Three years after the epidemic began, the people of China celebrated the Lunar New Year on Sunday. Significantly, the strict zero covid policy has been abolished by the Chinese government. On the occasion of the celebration of Lunar New Year, tremendous enthusiasm was seen among the people. A huge crowd was seen in the temples on the occasion of Chinese New Year. Along with the celebration, people prayed for their health.
While there is an atmosphere of celebration in China, on the one hand, the fear of corona is also being seen among the people. According to officials, around 13,000 people lost their lives due to the virus between January 13 and 19, up from around 60,000 in the month before.
Please tell that in China, the longest holiday is on Lunar New Year. Every year is named after one of the twelve signs of the Chinese zodiac. This year is named after the rabbit. Rabbit is considered to bring luck, calm and friendly.
also called spring festival
Chinese citizens have given mixed reactions to the New Year. Some people are happy about the freedom to return to their homes and meet their relatives on New Years, while many others are worried about it. They are afraid of infection. It remains a challenge for them to protect their elderly relatives from infection.
Lunar New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, Beijing hosts thousands of cultural events on a larger scale than in previous years to celebrate the occasion of the new year.
Infection can increase due to movement
According to Wu Xunyu, chief epidemiologist at China’s Center for Disease Control, the movement of large numbers of people could spread the virus in some areas, but a large-scale outbreak of COVID-19 is unlikely, as the country’s 1.4 billion people Out of which 80 percent people have been infected.
It is known that China had relaxed its strict Kovid rules in December, due to which the sudden increase in the infection increased the crowd at the hospital and funeral. Explain that keeping in mind the economic slowdown and public demand, the Chinese government had decided to end Covid control and mass testing.
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