Anger mounts over government response at epidemic epicentre

Anger mounts over government response at epidemic epicentreChinese officials at the epicentre of a health crisis are coming under fire for incompetence and being ridiculed for not properly wearing protective masks as anger mounts over the handling of a deadly virus. Many Chinese netizens were incensed by what they perceived as a series of errors at a televised press conference Sunday by three local officials at the heart of the new virus outbreak. Governor of central Hubei province Wang Xiaodong held the press conference without wearing a mask — in violation of the provincial capital Wuhan’s own rules mandating masks in public spaces.



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