Xi stressed achieving the targets of strengthening the national defense.
The NPC Standing Committee has provided legal support for anti-epidemic efforts.
The meeting heard overall reports on the third session of the 13th CPPCC National Committee.
China's top political advisory body started its annual session Thursday afternoon in Beijing.
There should be no more than six students allocated to each dorm room.
Efforts should be made to control passenger flows.
The legislative session will run from April 26 to 29.
This year's two sessions will be held in late May in Beijing.
The meeting heard a report from the central guiding group.
Mounting scientific evidence suggesting COVID-19 may have surfaced earlier.