Towards safeguarding the life of its citizenry from the deadly Coronavirus, the Chinese government has banned the eating and sale of all wold animal in the country.
Reports say that the proposal for such a move to be adopted was submitted to the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress (NPC).
The move according to reports “aims to completely ban the eating of wild animals and crack down on illegal wildlife trade so as to safeguard public health and ecological security”.
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Health experts believe that the virus is carried by bats and snakes, hence such a move becomes necessary.