The construction of the second makeshift hospital, named Leishenshan Hospital, for coronavirus patients in Wuhan, the epicenter of the new coronavirus pneumonia outbreak, is now underway.
It was reported on Wednesday that the number of beds planned for the Leishenshan Hospital has been increased to 1,600. The building of the new hospital was announced on Saturday. The construction is expected to be completed in 15 days.
The first hospital, named Huoshenshan, is expected to be finished around February 2.
(Compiled by Wang Zi)