Those entering China via Shanghai have been ordered to be put under strict observation for seven days after 14 days of quarantine in designated hotels, the municipal anti-epidemic authority said Monday.
Those with Shanghai as their destination and a fixed residence in the city with only one person or a family have been asked to "not leave their home unless necessary" during the 7-day quarantine.
Others will be transferred to designated hotels for the 7-day observation after being discharged from the 14-day quarantine, the authority said. Besides temperature checks twice a day, they will undergo COVID-19 tests on the second and seventh day during the week-long observation.
The measures will be effective from Tuesday until March 31.
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