- China cancelled the central event of its political calendar after it became impossible to hold a mass gathering because of the deadly coronavirus outbreak ravaging the country.
- The annual meeting of the National People’s Congress in Beijing was due to start on March, but will now be delayed to an unspecified time.
- Experts say the risk of the disease spreading at the event is high.
- New arrivals to Beijing are currently placed in a 14-day quarantine, making the logistics of a large-scale event almost impossible.
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