Inside the quarantine zone with nearly 900 F1 cases in Chi Linh City

VietNamNet's Pham Cong went to Chi Linh City, Hai Duong Province, the country’s largest Covid-19 hotspot to learn about the situation there. 

Reporter visited a concentrated quarantine zone, based in a local school, the Vietnam-Canada Vocation Training School, the home to nearly 900 people who are F1 cases from Chi Linh City. 

The medical force on loudspeakers continuously called for people to keep a social distance.

Specialized vehicles of the Military Command of Military Region 3 sprayed disinfectants around the quarantine area. All vehicles entering or leaving the school are sprayed with disinfectants.

This place is home to 897 people who are F1 cases (those having contact with F0 or Covid-19 patients).

62 classrooms have been used as accommodation for F1 cases. There are rooms for 10, 15 to 20 people each.

Each day, the quarantined person will be served three meals. After the food is delivered, each room will send one person to get food and water and then bring them back to the room for everyone.

"The management force here includes 9 people from health agencies, 15 from the military forces and 3 police officers who serve 24/7", said a representative of the functional forces in this quarantine zone.

On February 2, Hai Duong Provincial Party Secretary Pham Xuan Thang paid a visit to inspect the operations here.

Bên trong khu cách ly gần 900 trường hợp F1 ở thành phố Chí Linh

The Vietnam-Canada Vocational Training School is the home to nearly 900 people who are F1 cases from Chi Linh City.

Bên trong khu cách ly gần 900 trường hợp F1 ở thành phố Chí Linh

Several schools in Chi Linh City have been used as medical isolation zones.

 
Bên trong khu cách ly gần 900 trường hợp F1 ở thành phố Chí Linh

Every day, hundreds of servings of rice are brought to serve medical isolationists

Bên trong khu cách ly gần 900 trường hợp F1 ở thành phố Chí Linh

People enjoy fresh air and do exercise on the yard.

Bên trong khu cách ly gần 900 trường hợp F1 ở thành phố Chí Linh
Bên trong khu cách ly gần 900 trường hợp F1 ở thành phố Chí Linh

They are recommended to keep a distance of 2m from each other.

Bên trong khu cách ly gần 900 trường hợp F1 ở thành phố Chí Linh

Everyone in the quarantine area is provided with personal belongings

Bên trong khu cách ly gần 900 trường hợp F1 ở thành phố Chí Linh

Military special vehicles spray disinfectants around the quarantine area

Bên trong khu cách ly gần 900 trường hợp F1 ở thành phố Chí Linh

Hai Duong Provincial Party Secretary Pham Xuan Thang inspects operations at the Vietnam - Canada Vocational Training College


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