A spokesman for China's Taiwan Affairs Office of the State Council criticized You Si-kun, a member of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), on Friday for spreading a political virus.
The DPP member has claimed his 'Taiwan independence' stance earlier.
"His remarks have fully revealed the 'Taiwan independence' delusion of few people on the island," said the spokesman Ma Xiaoguang.
"Instead of thinking about how to safeguard the lives and common interests of people, he took advantage of the novel coronavirus outbreak, hurt the feelings of the Chinese people, and harmed the cross-Strait relations," Ma stressed. [FULL STORY]