A fire occurred yesterday at a karaoke shop on the Hào Nam Street in Hà Nội’s Đống Đa District.
The People’s Court of Hà Nội on Tuesday sentenced the owner of a karaoke shop to nine years in prison for violating regulations on fire-fighting prevention and control.
The People’s Court of Hà Nội on Monday morning opened an appeal to charge three defendants in a fire at a karaoke shop in late 2016.
Following an overall inspection of all karaoke shops, Hà Nội has decided to suspend 126 shops and asked more than 530 others to temporarily close.
Việt Nam saw 3,006 cases of fire, killing 98 people, injuring 180 others and resulting in a loss of more than VNĐ1.240 trillion (US$55.1 million) and destruction of 1,800ha of forest cover this year.
Local people in Ngọc Hiển District of the southernmost province of Cà Mau felt very excited when a bridge crossing the Ô River was put into operation early this year.