HCMC – The capital city of Hanoi has stopped checking commuters and vehicles entering and leaving the city when they pass through Covid checkpoints, according to the municipal anti-Covid authority.
Traffic police from now on will stand guard at the checkpoints to ensure traffic safety and handle any problems arising, the local media reported.
Checkpoint No.8, which was previously set up at a toll station on the Hanoi-Haiphong Expressway section passing through Tan Tien Commune, Van Giang District of Hung Yen Province, has also recently been removed. The competent forces will maintain the operations of the remaining checkpoints to regulate traffic flow and ensure traffic safety.
Dinh Tien Dung, Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee, has also signed Directive 8 asking local authorities to ensure smooth transportation and create favorable conditions for commuters. People who completed the mandatory quarantine must be given support to return to their home, workplace to serve production recovery.