Funeral homes busy as China reports first Covid deaths since easing of pandemic rules

Funeral homes busy as china reports first covid deaths since easing of pandemic rules

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Funeral homes busy as China reports first Covid deaths since easing of pandemic rules” – below is their description.

China reported two Covid-related deaths on December 19, 2022, the first official fatalities since the government shifted away from its zero-Covid policy and eased pandemic restrictions earlier in the month. Health experts said the official tally was lower than expected. But the country is reportedly grappling with a wave of infections and there has been a surge in demand at funeral homes and crematoriums.

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