Shanghai city reports three local confirmed cases of COVID-19

People stand at a vaccination site after receiving a dose of a vaccine against coronavirus disease (COVID-19), during a government-organized visit, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Shanghai, China on January 19 2021. REUTERS/ Aly Song

BEIJING, Nov 25 (Reuters) – The city of Shanghai found three locally transmitted COVID-19 cases with confirmed symptoms, Wu Jinglei, a local health official, told a news conference.

The three individuals were friends who had a long period of close contact before their diagnosis, and it remains unclear whether they were related to clusters in other parts of China, Wu said.

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Reporting by Roxanne Liu and Ryan Woo; Editing by Catherine Evans

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