18 Jun 2020

Parts of Beijing back in lockdown

From Morning Report, 7:21 am on 18 June 2020

Parts of Beijing are back in lockdown, schools have closed and travel is being restricted after a new outbreak of the coronavirus was discovered.

Just over 130 infections of Covid-19 have been recorded in the capital in the past six days.

The second wave of cases is causing alarm in China with authorities calling the risk "extremely severe".

Beijing correspondent Patrick Fok speaks to Corin Dann.