One year on, Wuhan market at epicentre of coronavirus outbreak remains barricaded and empty World


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Almost a year since the novel coronavirus outbreak, the Wuhan wet market where it was initially detected stands empty even as the city around it has come back to life. Experts say the market still plays a role in the investigation and is therefore unlikely to be demolished. advertisement UPDATED: December 11, 2020 17:16 IST Wuhan in China is the epicentre of the first coronavirus outbreak. (Photo: Reuters) For over six years, 38-year-old Wuhan restaurant owner Lai Yun started most days the same way - with a trip to the Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market, just ten minutes walk from his...