Capital continues to suspend outdoor sport activities

07/08/2021 6:00 PM

VGP – The Ha N oi authorities have decided to suspend outdoor sport activities and physical exercise starting from 6:00pm on July 8 until further notice due to the complex developments of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The decision was signed by Vice Chairman of the H Nnoi People’s Committee Chu Xuan Dung after the city saw a new spike in COVID-19 cases.

Leaders of local departments, agencies and district-level People’s Committees are tasked to request local residents to go out only for essential purposes, and seriously observe the 5K message and preventive rules set by the Government and city.

The capital city has reported 276 infections since the fourth coronavirus wave hit the country on April 27. Especially, from July 5, 22 locally-transmitted cases were detected at Dong Anh(eight), My Duc (eight), Thanh Xuan (two), Dong Da (one), Hoang Mai (one), Bac Tu Liem district (one), Me Linh (one). 

Earlier, on July 7, the Ha Noi municipal People’s Committee issued an urgent dispatch asking residents to seriously comply with disease prevention protocols and avoid gathering of over ten people at public places./.

By Kim Loan