Minister of Home Affairs Pham Thi Thanh Tra (Photo: VNA)
– Those who engage in the upcoming
elections, including voters and members of election groups, need to make health
declarations in person or through apps, according to a document freshly signed by Minister
of Home Affairs Pham Thi Thanh Tra.
The elections of deputies to the 15th National Assembly and all-level People’s Councils for the 2021-2026 tenure are set for May 23.
Given the complex developments of COVID-19, Tra, who
is also a member of the National Election Council, ordered wearing masks,
avoiding big gatherings, and keeping physical distance of at least two metres at
Municipal and provincial election committees should
put forth flexible voting scenarios based on reality in each locality, the
Voters should not go to polling stations in crowds,
Tra said, suggesting communal People’s Committees and election groups arrange the
voting time for each village and residential area./.