Fearing Coronavirus, Kazakh Governor Promises To Deport Chinese Workers

Published on 21 Feb 2020, 0:40
The governor of a Kazakh province bordering China said on Thursday he would seek the deportation of dozens of Chinese workers.
According to Reuters, the governor hopes to defuse the local population’s fears of coronavirus.
Danial Akhmetov is the governor of East Kazakhstan province.
He made the promise about deportations during a meeting with residents of the Zaisan region adjacent to China.
An angry crowd gathered there in Thursday’s early hours, alarmed by the sight of extra beds being delivered to a hospital.
Rumors had spread that the authorities planned to take in coronavirus patients from across the border.

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