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China Protests Lockdowns | Mass Protests In China Amid Record Covid Cases | China News | News18

Last Updated: November 27, 2022, 16:14 IST

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China Protests Lockdowns | Mass Protests In China Amid Record Covid Cases | China News | News18 Demonstrations have broken out across Chinese cities and university campuses, triggered by widespread anger at stringent Covid restrictions imposed for almost three years and outrage over a deadly fire widely blamed on lockdowns.In an unusually bold act showing people’s desperation, a crowd in Shanghai called for the removal of the Communist party and Xi Jinping in a standoff with police on Saturday, according to videos circulated on Twitter. Chinese usually refrain from criticising the party and its leaders in public for fear of reprisals.