|A medical worker sprays disinfectant in an ambulance before allowing it to enter Hạ Lôi Village on Friday.— VNA/VNS Photo Nguyễn Thắng|
HÀ NỘI — The Ministry of Health on Sunday morning issued its 13th emergency notice, asking anyone who has visited Mê Linh flower market in Hạ Lôi Village, Mê Linh Commune, Hà Nội since March 20, to immediately contact the nearest health authority or send a message to the number 8889 for medical advice.
Relating to the outbreak of COVID-19 in the village, the city has recorded six infected cases so far. They are the country's 243rd, 250th, 253rd, 254th, 257th and 258th patients.
The ministry sent a special task force to support the prevention and control of COVID-19 in the village on April 10. The ministry had already imposed a lockdown on the village, with a total of 11,077 people, on Tuesday afternoon. The lockdown will run between April 8 and May 5.— VNS