Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19

Once bustling streets in Hanoi are now secluded as most people choose staying inside for fears of COVID-19.

Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19

As the number of COVID-19 cases has been increasing these days, Hanoians are more cautious when going out 

Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19

Once crowded streets like Dinh Tien Hoang, Cau Giay and Chua Boc, etc. witness less traffic than usual days 

Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19

Hanoi Old Quarter is less crowded than that back in the days without the disease spreading 

Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19


Dong Kinh Nghia Thuc Square witnesses less traffic at 10 a.m

Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19


Given Hanoi’s steering committee for disease control’s prediction that the number of COVID-19 cases could rise in the time to come, many people decide not to go out if not necessary to avoid possible infection

Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19


Ngoc Son (Jade Mountain) temple temporarily closes for sterilisation

Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19


Truc Bach ward, where the 17th COVID-19 case was discovered, is deserted 

 
Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19


All restaurants in Ngu Xa street, which is adjacent to Truc Bach street, temporarily close due to a quarantine order 

Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19


Streets around Hang Dau Water Tank at 11:00 a.m, March 10

Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19


Many restaurants are shut down due to complicated developments of COVID-19

Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19


Chua Boc street, which should have been busy all days due to high density of clothing shops, is secluded during the outbreak of COVID-19

Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19


Many clothing shops on Chua Boc street close or halt their operation as affected by COVID-19 spread 

Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19

COVID-19 outbreak has adversely impacted enterprises

Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19


A lot of universities in Hanoi ask students to take days off until the end of March to prevent spreading of COVID-19

Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19


National Economics University asks students to stay at home until March 15

Hanoi streets deserted amid fears of COVID-19


Once-crowded coffee shops in big streets now welcome only few customers 


VNA

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