Bubonic Plague hits Inner Mongolia in China

Authorities in a city in the Chinese region of Inner Mongolia have issued a warning after a suspected case of the bubonic plague and asked people to report any sick marmots.

The health committee of Bayan Nur issued a third-level alert, the second lowest in a four-level system.

The alert forbids the hunting and eating of animals that could carry plague.

www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/bubonic-plague-inner-mongolia-warning-marmots-a9602611.html?amp