China sacks official over new coronavirus cases in Wuhan

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An official has been sacked in Wuhan, capital of central China’s Hubei Province after the recently reported six new confirmed COVID-19 cases, local authorities said Monday.

Zhang Yuxin was removed from his posts for poor management the closing-off and control of the Sanmin residential community, which is the jurisdiction of Changqing Street, where Zhang served as secretary and member of the Changqing Street working committee of the Communist Party of China.

Wuhan reported a of six new confirmed COVID-19 cases Saturday and Sunday. All the patients are from the Sanmin residential community.

The community had previously reported 20 confirmed COVID-19 cases, Xinhua reports.

The Nation