20.000 người đội nắng, xếp hàng lấy mẫu tầm soát Covid-19 ở TP.HCM

People gather at two major sampling points – Tran Phu High School and Le Anh Xuan Secondary School.
20.000 người đội nắng, xếp hàng lấy mẫu tầm soát Covid-19 ở TP.HCM


People stand in line and maintain distance.

People queue to have samples taken in Phu Tho Hoa Ward, Tan Phu District on June 29.

20.000 người đội nắng, xếp hàng lấy mẫu tầm soát Covid-19 ở TP.HCM


People are asked to strictly comply with the 5k principle.

At Le Anh Xuan Secondary School, the sample collection began at 8.30 am, but there were still people seen queuing for their turn at 11 am.

All people living in Phu Tho Hoa Ward are being tested. Tan Phu District is listed as a high-risk area in HCMC as many infection cases have been discovered.

20.000 người đội nắng, xếp hàng lấy mẫu tầm soát Covid-19 ở TP.HCM

Nguyen Van Hien in Phu Tho Hoa Ward said the process is quick and he did not feel pain. “I feel secure as I have been given a screening test."
20.000 người đội nắng, xếp hàng lấy mẫu tầm soát Covid-19 ở TP.HCM

HCM City has launched a large-scale screening campaign to test 5 million people throughout the city. It expects that 500,000 samples will be taken every day.
 
20.000 người đội nắng, xếp hàng lấy mẫu tầm soát Covid-19 ở TP.HCM


A medical worker takes nasal fluid to test for Covid-19.

The city is speeding up antigen rapid testing to promptly trace infection cases.

20.000 người đội nắng, xếp hàng lấy mẫu tầm soát Covid-19 ở TP.HCM


Medical workers mark pooled samples before sending them to testing centers.

The sampling is being carried out in many other wards of Tan Phu district.



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Despite drastic measures, the Covid-19 outbreak developments in HCM City remain complicated. The enforced social distancing period will end on June 30 and it has been difficult for the city to decide whether to extend the period.