Hanoi (VNA) – In total, 15 provinces and cities have agreed to lead the resumption of interprovincial passenger road transport services, the Vietnam Roads Department said.
According to the Directorate, 15 other provincial transport departments are awaiting approval from the provincial people’s committees.
Many localities are reviewing the lists of drivers who have fully obtained two shots. Vaccines against covid-19, he added.
On October 10, the Ministry of Transport published temporary regulations on the management of the resumption of interprovincial passenger road transport activities from October 13 to 20, ensuring a safe and flexible response and effective control of the COVID-19 pandemic. .
Transport service providers are required to operate a maximum of 30 percent of the number of trips in seven days in accordance with the volume announced by transport ministries. The regulations on the distance between passengers must be applied.
For services from localities with low and normal risks to localities and zones with equivalent risks, transport activities are carried out normally.
Passengers are required to strictly adhere to the Ministry of Health’s 5K message, including khau trang (face masks), khu khuan (disinfection), khoang cach (distancing), khong tu tap (no gathering) and khai bao y te (health declarations).
Passengers traveling from a new normal and risky locality / area to a higher risk locality / area comply with âMessage 5Kâ; medical declaration in accordance with the regulations of the Ministry of Health, and do not participate in the trip when they have symptoms of cough, fever, shortness of breath, muscle pain and sore throat.
Drivers, service personnel working on vehicles are required to obtain two full COVID-19 vaccines, or have recovery certificates from COVID-19[female[feminine within six months and have negative test results for SARS-CoV-2 by RT-PCR or rapid antigen test methods within 72 hours before boarding buses./.