“The technology we use today in epidemic control was hard to imagine in the past,” said Yang Fei, vice chief in Fuhe town, Suizhou city of Central China’s Hubei Province.
The city is implementing virus prevention through digital means. “The calculation work used to take a week to complete, but now it can be done within two days,” Yang said.
Suizhou is 170 kilometers from Wuhan, the epicenter of the novel coronavirus. More than 1,200 people have been confirmed with COVID-19 in Suizhou as of press time.