Vietnam has recorded the highest number of Covid-19 cases since the start of the pandemic. Vietnam has confirmed 82 patients related to the two diagnosed on Thursday with the disease.
All of the 82 new patients were found in the northern provinces of Hai Duong and Quang Ninh. There are 72 patients work at Vietnam Poyun Electronics Co., Ltd. in Hai Duong Province and 10 found at Van Don International Airport in Quang Ninh Province.
They had come into close contact with patients 1552 and 1553 that were diagnosed on Thursday.
On Thursday morning, Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held an emergency meeting on preventing the spread of Covid-19 during the event. Hai Duong and Quang Ninh province are temporarily close their borders to prevent people from leaving.
The airport has been locked down.
The Lunar New Year, biggest festival of the year will be celebrate in next two weeks. This is a special occasion for family reunions, for family members to return home and get together.
What Symptoms to Watch For
The most common symptoms of COVID-19 are
- Muscle or body aches
- Loss of taste or smell
- Sore throat
Other symptoms are signs of serious illness. If someone has trouble breathing, chest pain or pressure, or difficulty staying awake, get medical care immediately.
Visa Team of Vietnam-evisa.org
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