Beijing: These days there are constant reports of outbreaks of epidemics in China. Recently, another bad news has emerged amid reports of outbreak of swine flu. An alert has been issued after a suspected case of bubonic plague surfaced in a city in northern China on Sunday. The government media here gave this information.
According to the news of the Government People’s Daily Online, the Biannur, the Inner Mongolian Autonomous Region, issued a third level warning for the prevention and control of plague. A suspected case of bubonic plague came to light in a hospital in Bynur on Saturday. The local health authority announced that the warning would continue until the end of 2020. The local health authority said, ‘There is a danger of human plague epidemic in this city at this time. The public should increase awareness and capacity for self-defense and should give immediate information about abnormal health conditions.
The official Xinhua news agency said on July 1 that two suspected cases of bubonic plague were reported in Khod province in West Mongolia, which have been confirmed in laboratory investigations.