Shenzhen today no new cases!Cases 1 to 13 were omicron

2022-06-10 0 By

After the outbreak of “0131”, according to the deployment of the Guangdong Provincial Party Committee and the Shenzhen Municipal Party Committee and The Shenzhen Municipal Government, the Municipal Epidemic prevention and control Headquarters made solid efforts to deal with the epidemic, provide services for returning personnel, prevent and control the epidemic of cross-border truck drivers and inbound express mail, etc.No new cases were reported in Shenzhen on Feb 5, bringing the total number of cases reported in the city to 13.The novel coronavirus genome sequencing of cases 10, 11, 12, 13 has been completed by Shenzhen CENTER for Disease Control and Prevention. The results showed that cases 1-13 were all Omicron mutant strains (BA.1 evolutionary branch).By comparison and in combination with the epidemiological investigation, the novel Coronavirus sequences of cases 2-5 and 7-12 were highly homologous to those of case 1.Homology of cases 6 and 13 could not be determined due to low viral load and low sequencing coverage.At present, tracing the source of “0131” in Shenzhen is still in progress. The work place and residence of the 13 cases have been controlled, and nucleic acid samples and final disinfection have been taken at key places where they have been active.At present, The city is in a critical period of epidemic prevention and control. As the return peak of the Spring Festival travel rush is approaching, the public is requested to continue to strengthen the awareness of prevention and do a good job of self-health monitoring.Wear masks, wash hands frequently, ventilate, disinfect frequently, gather less, maintain social distancing, actively cooperate with the implementation of various epidemic prevention and control measures, and report as soon as possible those who have overlapping with the reported activity of the case, and take nucleic acid tests in a timely manner.At present, the following leisure and entertainment venues in Bao ‘an District are temporarily closed: Fengyan Ancient Temple in Shiyan Area of Yangtaishan Forest Park and Temple Square “Light of bay Area” Ferris wheel Street library branches, reading centers and service points are temporarily closed:Xinan Street xixiang Street Hangcheng Street Fuyong Street Shiyan Street main library and other branches have adjusted their opening hours. The public can follow the official website of Baoan Library, wechat official account and Weibo to learn the latest developments.Children’s play facilities, adult fitness facilities, basketball courts and tennis courts were closed in all street districts directly in charge of parks.- Source: Shenzhen Municipal Health Commission and COVID-19 Prevention and Control Headquarters of Bao ‘an District