country of China, where the Covid-19 virus originated, has decided to test the
entire population of one of its cities, Qingdao, for the virus.
population of the city is around nine million. The test is scheduled to be completed
within the timeframe of five days.
has come shorty after a dozen cases were found linked back to a hospital
treating coronavirus patients arriving from overseas.
virus originated in China, the country has manged to keep the threat low
through its sincere, as well as consistent, effort.
Early in May,
China tested the entire population of Wuhan, the city where the virus
population of Wuhan is around 11 million. The testing process there was conducted
in a swift manner.
The west is
closely watching the developments in China. At present, the west, especially
the US, is not in a good relation with China.
It is not clear
why the Asian country of China all of sudden has decided to test the entire
population of Qingdao.
The relation between China and the west is at its lowest point. It is believed that the Covid-19 crisis has a role in the fall in the relation.
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