China’s virus center vows no patient unchecked as cases fall

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YANAN WANG Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — Inspectors in protective suits went door-to-door Wednesday in the epicenter of China's viral outbreak to try to find every infected person in an epidemic that is showing signs of waning as new cases fell for a second straight day. The city of Wuhan, where the new form of coronavirus emerged, was in the final day of a campaign to root out anyone with symptoms whom authorities may have missed so far. "This must be taken seriously," said Wang Zhonglin, the city's newly minted Communist Party secretary, adding that "if a single new case is found" after Wednesday "the district leaders will be held responsible." His remarks were published on Hubei's provincial website, alongside the declaration, "If the masses cannot mobilize, it's impossible to
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