Strict crowd limits set for Beijing Lunar New Year celebrations in wake of Shanghai crush

Beijing authorities have set precise mathematical limits on allowable crowd densities for events during the Lunar New Year holiday after the government ordered increased safety precautions across the country in the wake of the deadly New Year’s Eve stampede in Shanghai.

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Jacqueline Nivard (2015, February 15). Strict crowd limits set for Beijing Lunar New Year celebrations in wake of Shanghai crush. URBACHINA. Retrieved April 17, 2024, from https://doi.org/10.58079/v304

Jacqueline Nivard

Jacqueline Nivard, Centre d'études sur la Chine moderne et contemporaine

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