Shanghai Health Commission reported a total of 0 locally transmitted COVID-19 cases and 0 local asymptomatic cases this morning, Wednesday, September 21.
It is the first time no cases have been reported in three days, since Sunday, September 18.
Health code color rules updated...
Shanghai has clarified its rules that dictate the color of a health code.
It's a Red Code for those...
Testing positive during individual or mixed sample testing
Confirmed, asymptomatic or suspected COVID-19 cases
Close and secondary contacts of confirmed, asymptomatic or suspected COVID-19 cases
Overseas returnees undergoing central or home quarantine
People from high-risk regions
And a Yellow Code for those...
Discharged confirmed or asymptomatic cases still under home quarantine
Risk groups, as designated by inter-provincial data research
Failing to take part in PCR screening
Think you've got the wrong color code and are being unfairly maligned? You can lodge an appeal – dial the 12345 hotline or make an online appeal on the suishenban app, where you can also check the reason for your red or yellow health code.
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