The current outbreak in Hohhot is a multi-point outbreak with a clear trajectory of spread

2022-06-06 0 By

The COVID-19 prevention and control headquarters of Hohhot held a press conference on February 19, 2019 to introduce the epidemic prevention and control work.According to epidemiological analysis, the current epidemic in Hohhot was detected by a waste transfer station in the Xincheng district. After in-depth epidemiological investigation, it was preliminarly determined that the epidemic was caused by two people visiting relatives in Wuchuan County and Damao Banner of Baotou city.The outbreak was triggered by two wedding receptions (23 tables, 165 people) held at a hotel in Xincheng District on February 8.The long incubation period of the virus and the frequent movement of people during the Spring Festival triggered multiple outbreaks in Wuchuan county, Tuzuo Banner, Helinger County and urban areas.Of the 86 confirmed cases reported in this round of COVID-19, most of them were detected through screening of key groups under control.Overall, the trajectory of the spread of the epidemic is relatively clear.We call on the general public not to panic, reduce gatherings, take good personal protection, and actively cooperate with the implementation of prevention and control measures.▎