Shanghai Disneyland reopens after 3 months of closure

Shanghai Disneyland reopens after 3 months of closure

COM.CN SHANGHAI Shanghai Disneyland was reopened after more than three months of closure along with the metropolis' fight against a COVID 19 outbreak.

The National Health Commission said on Thursday that the Chinese mainland had eight locally-transmitted confirmed COVID 19 cases.

Beginning Wednesday, tickets for Shanghai Disneyland were available for purchase after the COVID 19 epidemic waned in the city.

Visitors are required to present negative results of nucleic acid testing taken within 72 hours, wear masks and undergo temperature screening before entering the park.

According to the NHC, five of the eight new cases logged on Wednesday were in Jiangsu province, two in Guangdong province and one in Beijing.

The health authorities also identified 31 local asymptomatic carriers in four provincial levels, including 13 in Anhui and nine in Jiangsu.

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Sixty-five COVID 19 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovering on Wednesday, which brings the total number of COVID 19 patients discharged to 219,980 on the Chinese mainland as of Wednesday.

Wednesday saw no new deaths from COVID 19, with the total death toll at 5,226.