Residents will be imposed for the illegal travel. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC: Cases of special necessity permitted to go out after 6pm

Starting on July 26, the HCMC’s government has banned residents from going out after 6pm and suspended all activities to stem the spread of Covid-19, except for cases of special necessity, such as people who need first aid, the frontline forces in the battle against Covid-19, the supporting forces of the local authorities and functional units.