Mr. Nguyen Van Van, Deputy Director of the Department of Health, Standing Member of the Steering Committee for COVID-19 epidemic prevention in Quang Nam province, said: Quang Nam has carried out COVID-19 vaccination for 1,984 people across the province and are continuing to vaccinate priority target groups in the future. From the beginning of the year up to now, in Quang Nam, there have been no new cases of COVID-19 in the country. This is a remarkable result in efforts to prevent the epidemic. However, this is also the reason why people are easily distracted, subjective, especially the gathering of people, not wearing masks. Coming here is a long holiday and summer vacation – the time when people travel, move and gather many people, so the risk of infection is very large.
Chairman of Hoi An City People’s Committee Nguyen Van Son said: It is expected that during the holidays April 30 and May 1 this year, accommodation establishments, tourist spots in the city will welcome a large number of tourists. guest. Therefore, from an early age, Hoi An city took the initiative in strictly implementing measures to effectively prevent epidemics. Hoi An city will consider proposing the provincial functions to suspend the organization of the upcoming Marathon and Sea Festival if the epidemic is complicated, to limit the gathering of people.
Colonel Tran Tien Hien, Deputy Commander of the Border Guard Command of Quang Nam province, said that, in the face of complicated developments in COVID-19, the border forces of Quang Nam province continued to maintain border posts. and strengthening border epidemic prevention and control; strengthen patrol and control of trails and openings in the border area. The border guards of Quang Nam province are coordinating with the border protection forces of Laos, grasping the epidemic situation on the Laos side to actively respond and use forces effectively.
The border posts on the border line of 2 districts Nam Giang (bordering Dak Chung district) and Tay Giang district (bordering Kạ Lư district, Se Kong province, Laos) coordinate with the police and militia forces to maintain 21 blocking nests in trails and openings; organize patrol and control mobile traffic along border lines; strictly control the entry and exit activities of the border areas and promptly detect and handle cases of illegal entry and exit.
From the beginning of 2021 up to now, the Border Guard of Quang Nam province has arrested and handled 5 cases / 16 illegal entries; strictly maintain road blocking, openings and mobile patrols to prevent illegal entry into Vietnam; propagate and mobilize people to raise awareness, promptly detect strangers and people who enter illegally in order to report to functional forces to arrest, take them into isolation areas and handle them according to regulations.
Vice Chairman of Quang Nam People’s Committee Tran Van Tan emphasized: The COVID-19 epidemic is happening very complicatedly, localities, departments, branches and people need to persevere 5 principles of epidemic prevention and control, including: Blocking, Detecting, Tracing, Isolation, Zoning – Epidemic, Effective treatment; strictly implementing the four-spot motto in epidemic prevention and control …
During the holidays, people must comply with anti-epidemic measures as prescribed; absolutely not subjective, indifferent, strictly comply with the 5K recommendation of the Ministry of Health, which requires wearing a mask when leaving the house, in public places. The facilities designated to treat COVID-19 of the province are ready to accept cases in isolated areas and when an epidemic occurs in the community, absolutely not neglect, especially during the 30th holidays. 4 – 1/5.
After the holiday, the Provincial People’s Committee requested the Provincial Centers for Disease Control to take samples for SARS-CoV-2 randomly from medical facilities, tourist resorts, industrial parks, markets, supermarkets, stations, an airport, a place where many people gather in order to promptly prevent and control epidemics. Functional departments continue to deploy vaccination plan for COVID-19 phase 1 in the province; support military medical units and police in vaccination.
Along with that, the Border Guard Command, the Provincial Public Security strengthened the supervision and strict control of the border line and border gate; prevent unauthorized entry, especially at trails and openings; strictly handle violations; strictly abide by the discipline and regulations when performing the COVID-19 epidemic prevention and control mission.
Source: Vietnam News Agency