After Xi’an City, Shaanxi Province was fully locked down on December 23, 2021, COVID-19 kept spreading in China. On January 2, 2022, Yuzhou City, Henan Province, with a population
of 1.1 million, became the second city that was fully locked down. Zhengzhou, the capital city of Henan Province, locked down certain areas of the city. It also blocked any automobiles
which had license plates for Xi’an, Yuzhou, and two other Henan cities, Luoyang and Xu Chang, both also reported that COVID cases were prevented from entering the city. Ningbo City,
Zhejiang Province also reported COVID cases.
Related postings on Chinascope:
1. BBC, January 5, 2022
2. National Business Daily, January 4, 2022