Hanoi police confront people violating stay-at-home orders

By Giang Huy   July 27, 2021 | 03:24 pm GMT+7
The police are stopping people on the streets in Hanoi to check if they have a valid reason to be out amid the semi-lockdown that began last Saturday.
In downtown Hoan Kiem Districts Trang Tien Ward they have set up a checkpoint near Hoan Kiem Lake and signs to warn people not to leave home without a valid reason.

In downtown Hoan Kiem District's Trang Tien Ward, they have set up a checkpoint near Hoan Kiem Lake and signs to warn people not to leave home without a valid reason.

A woman is stopped by an officer on Luong Van Can Street.The 15-day lockdown is under Directive 16, which mandates the most stringent social distancing regulations like requiring people to stay at home and only go out for buying food or medicines or work at factories or businesses that are allowed to open.

A woman is stopped by an officer on Luong Van Can Street.
The 15-day lockdown is under Directive 16, which mandates the most stringent social distancing regulations like requiring people to stay at home and only go out for buying food or medicines or work at factories or businesses that are allowed to open.

A man is stopped in Hoan Kiem District. Local authorities and police have set up a number of teams and checkpoints to confront violators. In the first three days of the lockdown 300 people and five organizations were fined for flouting rules.

A man is stopped in Hoan Kiem District. Local authorities and police have set up a number of teams and checkpoints to confront violators. In the first three days of the lockdown 300 people and five organizations were fined for flouting rules.

A man walks his dog in Hang Dau Park in violation of rules.

A man walks his dog in Hang Dau Park in violation of rules.

Police in Tay Ho Districts Thuy Khue Ward check people on Thuy Khue Street. Last Wednesday a part of the street was locked down after a Covid-19 patient was found there.

Police in Tay Ho District's Thuy Khue Ward check people on Thuy Khue Street. Last Wednesday, a part of the street was locked down after a Covid-19 patient was found there.

Police in Tran Hung Dao Ward on patrol to remind the public to follow Covid prevention measures.

Police in Tran Hung Dao Ward on patrol to remind the public to follow Covid prevention measures.

A delivery man is fined for transporting inessential goods.

A delivery man is fined for transporting inessential goods.

Traffic could be seen on Lang Street at around 5 p.m. on Monday.The number of people on the street is still higher than we like for controling the pandemic, city chairman Chu Ngoc Anh said.

Traffic could be seen on Lang Street at around 5 p.m. on Monday.
"The number of people on the street is still higher than we like for controling the pandemic," city chairman Chu Ngoc Anh said.

O Cho Dua Roundabout is packed with vehicles during rush hour on Monday.As of Tuesday, the capital has recorded 988 Covid cases in the current outbreak.

O Cho Dua Roundabout is packed with vehicles during rush hour on Monday.
As of Tuesday, the capital has recorded 988 Covid cases in the current outbreak.

 
 
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