Wuhan coronavirus: From silent streets to packed pools

Article Link: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-53816511

Discussion posted by: Arye ben-Shaoul

Thousands of people packed shoulder-to-shoulder with no face masks in sight, frolicking on rubber floats and cheering along to a music festival. It’s not a very 2020 image, but it was the scene this weekend in the Chinese city of Wuhan, where Covid-19 first emerged late last year. Pictures of partygoers at the Wuhan Maya Beach Water Park – looking very much removed from the outbreak that the rest of the world continues to battle – have now gone, well, viral.