Beijing: The customers of Chinese city of Shenzhen urged caution while buying frozen food after a sample of  chicken wings tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19).

According to a statement from the local government, the positive sample was from Brazil. The statement added that those who came in contact with the product came back negative.

The government added that people should be cautious when buying imported frozen foods and aquatic products.

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The city government said on its official Weibo account on Tuesday (August 11) that three packaging samples of imported frozen seafood tested positive for COVID-19 in Yantai, a northern city of China’s Shandong province.

China’s National Health Commission said Thursday that eight new cases were registered in the last 24 hours in the northwestern region of Xinjiang.