The first case of new coronavirus pneumonia in Lijiang was confirmed.
On January 24, 2020, Yunnan province reported three new confirmed cases of pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus. One case in Lijiang city is the first confirmed case in the region and has been transferred to a designated hospital for treatment. Patient’s condition is stable. The first case reported by Lijiang town is a 34-year-old female from Wuhan, Hubei province. She arrived in Lijiang by plane from Wuhan on January 20 and was admitted to the hospital for isolation treatment after treatment at Ninglang county medical institution on January 23.
In view of the confirmed cases in Lijiang, the three scenic spots Lijiang ancient town, Yulong mountain and Lugu lake have all issued a notice to close, starting from 25th, will not be open to the public.
The city will take three major measures: 29 ancient town entrance staffs will persuade visitors to return their trip. If they have already booked in advance, Staffs will advise them to refund not to stay; To the tourists already living in the ancient town, persuade them to leave the ancient city; We will mobilize businesses throughout the city to close their doors until the outbreak is over.
At the same time, Laojun mountain, La Shihai and other scenic spots have also announced the suspension of tourist reception.