June 12 at the large wholesale market, “Sinhali” of Fengtai district, Beijing was identified coronavirus COVID-19. By the decision of local authorities, all 10 thousand merchants and market workers pass a test for coronavirus infection. About it reports the edition “Sinitsina”.
According to media reports, the virus found on the Board for cutting fish, used for processing imported salmon.
As noted, the market was closed for sanitization 3:00am local time Saturday (22:00 Friday Moscow time). Also suspended the work of five wholesale markets in Beijing, reports “Interfax”.
the Market “Sinhali” provides about 90 percent of the needs of Beijing in fresh vegetables and fruits. According to the guide of market, to supply the town with fruits and vegetables is planned to open temporary pavilions and tents.