Millions of people have tuned into the live streaming by Chinese state media providing an aerial view of how China is constructing two new temporary hospitals in Wuhan to fight the outbreak of coronavirus.
The construction of the first facility named Huoshenshan Hospital or Fire God Mountain Hospital started on January 24 in Wuhan and will finish on February 3. Huoshenshan will cover 269,000 square feet and will constitute 1,000 beds.
The construction of a second facility known as Leishenshan Hospital will be bigger than the first one with an area of 323,000 square feet and consist of 1,300 beds. The two hospitals are located 25 miles apart in Caidian District in the western suburbs of Wuhan.
The Chinese authorities has asked four construction companies to work day and night — through the Lunar New Year — in order to finish the project in time