The functional force is checking people at the checkpoint on Nguyen Van Troi Street. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC strictly punish people going out without necessary purposes

Ho Chi Minh City has formed many checkpoints in its districts and Thu Duc City to verify whether all passing people are with purposes regulated in Directive 16 or not. Those without necessray purposes, including shippers transporting unessential items, are fined from VND1-3 million.