, January 19th. The Joint Prevention and Control Mechanism of the State Council held a press conference on the situation of epidemic prevention and control during the Spring Festival on the 19th.

At the meeting, National Health Commission spokesman Mi Feng said that rural areas are the top priority for the current epidemic prevention and control.

It is necessary to do a good job in the operation of the epidemic prevention system, coordinate various medical resources, ensure the medical needs of the masses, manage key groups such as the elderly and children, and make up for the shortcomings of epidemic prevention and control in rural areas.

  Mi Feng mentioned that the Spring Festival in 2023 is approaching, and this is the first Spring Festival after the "Class B and B Control" of the new crown epidemic, and many people have embarked on the road to return home.

Various departments of the joint prevention and control mechanism of the State Council are taking multiple measures to prevent and control the holiday epidemic, care about the production and life of the poor, enrich material and cultural supplies, and ensure travel during the Spring Festival.

  In densely populated places, it is necessary to do a good job in the normalized epidemic prevention and control of places and activities to reduce the risk of virus transmission.

  "Here, I also advocate that everyone take good personal protection, avoid traveling with illness, and protect the health of individuals, family members and others. I wish you all a healthy and peaceful Chinese New Year." Mi Feng said.