(KDRTV)-While the coronavirus continues to spread faster in other countries, Wahun, the city in China where the world pandemic broke out has partially re-opened after more than two months of isolation
KDRTV has confirmed that crowds of passengers were pictured arriving at the city`s train station on Sartuday
Reports further indicate that people are being allowed to enter, however, no one is allowed to leave
Wahun which is the capital of Hubei had reported more than 50, 000 cases of coronavirus which at least 3, 000 deaths from the deadly coronavirus
However, the number of new coronaviruses cases has fallen dramatically.
On Saturday for instance, the province reported 54 new cases which the Chinese Health authorities say were imported
As the country continues to battle imported cases of the virus, China has announced a temporary ban on all foreign visitors even for those having valid visas and residence permits
The country has also limited Chinese and foreign Airlines to one flight per week, and must not be more than 75 % full.
Signs Wahun City Reo-opens Partially
While the coronavirus is believed to have originated from a seafood market in Wahun that “conducted illegal transactions of wild animals”, 11 million residences who were isolated from the rest of the world since middle January, can now smile.
Roads re-opened to incoming traffic late Friday- Reuters news agency reported
Chinese state media also announced that trains would be able to arrive at the city`s 17 railway stations
Reuters spoke to a 19-year-old student Guo Liangkai, who arrived back in the city after three months.
“First of all, it makes me very happy to see my family.
“We wanted to hug but now is a special period so we can’t hug or make any actions like these.”
However, persons arriving in the city were to show a green code on their mobile phone app to prove they are healthy
Chinese authorities also announced that restrictions on people leaving the city will be lifted on 8 April, when domestic flights are expected to restart