A driver has his body temperature taken before entering Ho Chi Minh City (Photo: SGGP)

People undergo medical checks before entering HCMC amid wake of Covid-19

People had to undergo medical check-ups before entering Ho Chi Minh City by road yesterday, the first day that 62 Covid-19 checkpoints began operating around the clock in the southern metropolis to screen commuters for risks and propagate social distancing among members of the public following the Prime Minister’s direction.