On May 8, Jilin provincial health and Health Commission reported a case of local confirmed case, a 45 year old washerwoman (case 1) from Shulan Public Security Bureau, which also broke the record of 73 days without local newly confirmed cases in Jilin Province.
According to the color training news of Jilin daily newspaper group, on May 15, Jilin provincial Party committee decided that Comrade Zhang Jinghui, vice mayor of Jilin City, would concurrently serve as secretary of Shulan municipal Party committee; Li Pengfei would be removed as secretary of Shulan municipal Party committee.
In the evening of May 16, five more cadres were removed from Jilin City, including deputy director of Jilin health and Health Commission, director of Shulan Health Bureau, deputy secretary of the Party committee of Shulan Public Security Bureau, and director of disease control center of Shulan city and Fengman District.
Jilin released the official account of WeChat. In May 17th, the Jilin Provincial Government Information Office held fifth press conferences for epidemic prevention and control in Jilin. Yang Limin, Deputy Secretary General of Jilin Municipal Peoples government, introduced the latest situation of epidemic prevention and control in Jilin.
According to Yang Limin, under the guidance of the national experts group and the Provincial Working Group, the provincial, municipal and county three-level flow dispatching teams cooperated closely, cooperated with each other, expanded the scope of personnel investigation, and increased the strength of nucleic acid detection. Within three days, the key population detection and screening were completed, laying the foundation for finding the source.
Yang Limin said: at present, the traceability work is still in intense progress, and national and provincial experts are demonstrating one by one. After the final result is determined, we will release relevant information as soon as possible and respond to social concerns in a timely manner.