As Chinese media Sina News reported on Feb. 25, the Shenzhen Municipal Government said that on Feb. 24, Shenzhen had 13 new cases of COVID-19, including eight confirmed local cases and five asymptomatic infections.

At 4:00 p.m. on Feb. 25, all the companies in the Kexing Science Park closed early after many confirmed cases of COVID-19 were found. The employees of the Park then began to flee.

Netizens posted a video on Twitter showing that thousands of employees swarmed out of the Park at almost the same time.

Some employees even took their desktop computers with them to work to earn money in case of a possible shutdown.

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