Voters in Cu Chi District have their temperature checked before entering meeting rooms with candidates. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC prepares plans for national election in case of severe Covid-19 outbreak

Ho Chi Minh City is on its way to complete necessary preparation for the upcoming national election, right in the time of the newest unexpected outbreak of Covid-19. SGGP Newspaper conducted an interview with Deputy Director of the HCMC Department of Health Nguyen Huu Hung about alternatives and safety measures to ensure disease prevention for this important election.

Hanoi temporarily closes Xuan Phuong Primary School. (Photo: SGGP)

Hanoi closes Xuan Phuong Primary School, turns it into isolation area

Xuan Phuong Primary School in Hanoi’s Nam Tu Liem District has been temporarily closed and admitted to be an isolation facility for over 80 teachers, students and other suspected cases after a student of the class 3E who was tested positive for the novel coronavirus.