23 January 2020 – Prohibited domestic travel in and out of Wuhan

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Type of Intervention: Domestic travel
Sectors Involved:
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Chinese Government closed Wuhan’s urban bus, subway, ferry, and long-distance passenger transportation at 10am on 23 January 2020. People are prevented from leaving Wuhan, and the airport and train station from the Han corridor is temporarily closed.
Full details here: http://www.gov.cn/zhengce/zhengceku/2020-01/23/content_5471864.htm