Lone COVID-19 patient in Tibet Autonomous Region discharged

February 14, 2020 2:18 pm0 comments
Lone COVID-19 patient in Tibet Autonomous Region discharged

(TibetanReview.net, Feb13’20) – China says its only officially confirmed COVID-19 patient in Tibet Autonomous Region, a visitor from China, was discharged from hospital on Feb 12 afternoon after an 18-day treatment, rendering the region free of the still little understood raging infectious disease. Earlier, on Feb 8, 32 people known […]

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70% of townships, 47% of villages in ‘Tibet’ said to have bus service

February 13, 2020 3:00 am0 comments
70% of townships, 47% of villages in ‘Tibet’ said to have bus service

(TibetanReview.net, Feb12’20) – A total of 70 percent of townships and 47 percent of villages in Tibet Autonomous Region became accessible by public bus transport services by the end of 2019, reported China’s chinadaily.com.cn Feb 12. The report cited the region’s department of transportation as saying 669 villages and 22 […]

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Seven in Tibet’s Chamdo City held for online remarks on Wuhan coronavirus

February 12, 2020 1:14 am0 comments
Seven in Tibet’s Chamdo City held for online remarks on Wuhan coronavirus

(TibetanReview.net, Feb11’20) – Seven people have been punished in Chamdo City of Tibet Autonomous Region for their remarks on the novel coronavirus infection which is currently raging across China. They have been charged with spreading rumours and misinformation, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org Feb 10, citing Chinese state media […]

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Wuhan virus cited to ban large-scale Tibetan New Year gatherings in capital Lhasa

February 11, 2020 2:56 am0 comments
Wuhan virus cited to ban large-scale Tibetan New Year gatherings in capital Lhasa

(TibetanReview.net, Feb10’20) – Although Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) has only one confirmed Wuhan coronavirus infection, which was reported on Jan 29, with no report on any new suspected case, China has cancelled large-scale activities on Tibetan New Year celebrations, which begin on Feb 24, in capital Lhasa. The ban was […]

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Thirty-two under observation for Wuhan coronavirus infection in ‘Tibet’ discharged, annual religious gathering cancelled

February 10, 2020 1:29 am0 comments
Thirty-two under observation for Wuhan coronavirus infection in ‘Tibet’ discharged, annual religious gathering cancelled

(TibetanReview.net, Feb09’20) – None of the 32 people who were known to have had contact with the only reported case of novel coronavirus pneumonia infection in Tibet Autonomous Region, reported on Jan 29, had contracted the disease and were discharged on Feb 8 from the different hospitals in which they […]

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Wuhan novel coronavirus cases in Tibetan prefectures in Sichuan, Gansu see further increases

February 8, 2020 11:26 pm0 comments
Wuhan novel coronavirus cases in Tibetan prefectures in Sichuan, Gansu see further increases

(TibetanReview.net, Feb08’20) – The number of people down with the novel Coronavirus pneumonia in the Tibetan prefecture of Kardze (Chinese: Ganzi) in Sichuan Province was 17 as of Feb 6, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org  Feb 7, citing Beijing-based Tibetan writer Ms Woeser and a social media site run […]

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