China News Service, Shijiazhuang, January 12 (Pei Guorong) On the 12th, Hebei Province, Shijiazhuang City, and Xingtai City held press conferences on the prevention and control of the new crown pneumonia epidemic to inform the latest developments of the epidemic.
Since a new local confirmed case of new coronary pneumonia was confirmed in Shijiazhuang, Hebei on January 2, the current round of epidemic prevention and control in Hebei has been severe and complicated.
The second round of nucleic acid testing for all employees: 3 positive cases in Shijiazhuang, 6 cases in Nangong, Xingtai
According to reports, as of 12:00 on January 12, Shijiazhuang City has reported a total of 309 confirmed cases and 235 asymptomatic infections.
The second round of nucleic acid tests for all employees in Shijiazhuang has detected 3 positive cases.
As of 12:00 on January 12, there were 5 newly confirmed cases in Nangong City, Xingtai, and 1 asymptomatic infection.
There are 21 confirmed cases and 5 asymptomatic infections.
On the evening of the 11th, a total of 362,997 samples were sampled in the second round of nucleic acid testing for all employees in Nangong City, and all the results have been detected.
Among them, 6 positive samples were detected, all of whom were close contacts of previously confirmed patients.
On the 11th, Gu'an County, Langfang City, reported a local confirmed case.
Shijiazhuang Xinle City is adjusted to a medium-risk area
According to the official website of the Hebei Provincial Health Commission, on the 12th, Hebei Province adjusted the risk level of related regional epidemics twice.
For the first time, Phase 5 of the British Palace in Gu'an County, Langfang, was adjusted to a medium-risk area, and for the second time, the entire area of Xinle City, Shijiazhuang, and the Konggang Garden District of Zhengding County were adjusted to a medium-risk area.
After sorting out, it is found that Hebei currently has 1 high-risk area, 27 medium-risk areas, and other areas in the province are low-risk areas.
Among them, the entire Gaocheng District of Shijiazhuang is still a high-risk area, and it is also the only high-risk area in China.
Epidemic distribution: mainly in rural areas, more than 70% are farmers
According to reports, the Hebei epidemic has developed rapidly, with a large number of cases in a short period of time. The epidemic is mainly distributed in rural areas, mainly farmers, and the majority of the affected population is middle-aged and elderly.
As of now, farmers account for 70.07% of all cases.
According to epidemiological investigations, the distribution of all positive patients so far shows a high degree of local clustering.
As of 24:00 on the 11th, 76.39% of the cases in Shijiazhuang have occurred in Gaocheng District, 95.62% of the cases in Gaocheng District have occurred in Zengcun Township, and Nangong City in Xingtai showed a local small-scale clustered epidemic.
Closed area: Shijiazhuang, Xingtai, Langfang closed management
According to reports, in order to prevent the export of the epidemic, Hebei Province has implemented closed management in Shijiazhuang, Xingtai, and Langfang, and personnel and vehicles are not allowed to go out unless necessary.
On the 11th, Gu'an County, Langfang City reported a locally confirmed case.
Langfang City is bordered by Beijing in the north and Tianjin in the east.
Gu'an County of Langfang City faces the Daxing District of Beijing, 50 kilometers away from Beijing Tiananmen Square and 8 kilometers away from Beijing Daxing International Airport.
Starting on the 12th, Langfang City initiated nucleic acid testing for all employees.
Currently, Shijiazhuang City, Xingtai City, and Langfang City in Hebei are under closed management.
More stringent closure and control measures have been adopted for villages and residential communities in medium- and high-risk areas of the three cities.
The second round of nucleic acid testing for all employees in key areas of Hebei
According to reports, in order to detect positive cases as soon as possible and stop the spread of the epidemic, Hebei has started the second round of nucleic acid testing for all employees in key areas.
Shijiazhuang City started the second round of nucleic acid testing in Gaocheng District, where cases are concentrated, and 19 medium-risk areas from the afternoon of the 10th, and today launched the city’s second round of nucleic acid testing for all employees.
Xingtai City started the second round of nucleic acid testing in Nangong City, where there are cases, from the 10th, and today launched the second round of full-staff nucleic acid testing in 19 counties (cities, districts) other than Nangong City.
At the same time, the second round of nucleic acid testing for all employees was carried out simultaneously in the neighboring Dingzhou and Xinji cities.
Five provinces flow adjustment expert team supports Hebei
After the outbreak of the epidemic, various Chinese forces gave Hebei support.
According to reports, through the support of the state and brother provinces and cities, Hebei has greatly eased the pressure of testing. The current daily single-test capacity of nucleic acid testing in Hebei reaches 1.1 million.
In terms of epidemiological investigations, the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention sent 49 national experts to Shijiazhuang, Xingtai, and Langfang to give guidance.
At the same time, five provinces including Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Guangdong, Hunan and Zhejiang each sent a team of 20 flow regulation experts with a total of 100 people to support Hebei.