Chinese authorities have reportedly imposed mandatory temperature checks for all residents in Wuhan.
Wuhan is the Hubei provincial city at the center of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
It has a population of 11 million.
According to Gizmodo, the Chinese government plans to move all infected into quarantine facilities.
The move comes as the death toll continued to rise to 563 and the number of confirmed cases rose to just over 28,000 on Thursday.