China is in shock due to the ever increasing cases of corona in the country and is considering several measures to prevent its spread. The government has taken a big decision to impose travel restrictions in some areas of the capital Beijing due to rapidly increasing cases of corona. Under this, people from medium or high-risk areas who are planning to return to Beijing should be prevented from buying tickets for air and railway services.
Beijing officials said health codes would be adjusted to yellow for people who are still in medium and high-risk areas. At the same time, those who will be given the Green Health Code, they will be allowed to come to Beijing. The outbreak of the Delta variant is being seen in 15 cities of the country and the number of infected people in the country has increased to 500.
Beijing Daxing International Airport has announced suspension of flight routes from 15 cities, including hotspots such as Yangzhou, Nanjing and Zhangjiajie.
Beijing International Film Festival postponed
Due to the rapid increase in Corona cases the Beijing International Film Festival has been postponed. Due to the recent outbreak of the pandemic in several regions of the country, the 11th Beijing International Film Festival, originally scheduled for August 14-21, has been postponed for health reasons and general safety, an official statement said. However, how long the festival will remain closed the organizers have not announced