Qingdao health official suspended over coronavirus surge

Thursday, October 15, 2020

Sui Zhenhua, director of the Qingdao municipal health commission, was suspended following new coronavirus paients in the port city of eastern Shandong province, state media Xinhua reports.

The Qingdao municipal committee of the Communist Party of China made the decision Wednesday.

Qingdao has reported one more paient today.

The city has reported 12 confirmed patients since Sunday. Four patients are in serious condition, Chen Wansheng, deputy director of the general office of the city government, said on Wednesday, the Chna Daily reported.