Ho Chi Minh Finds People Visited Buddha Bar for nCoV Control
The 91st patient with Covid-19 was an English pilot who went to Buddha bar to play with two friends, so Ho Chi Minh City called on visitors who used to come here to contact the medical facility. Announcement on the fanpage, Buddha Bar & Grill recommends customers to be present at the bar from 21:30 on Saturday 14/3 to 3h15 Sunday 15/3, 2h30-4h30 Tuesday 17/3, or from 14/3 to Now, it is necessary to contact authorities for medical examination and self-isolation.
The Ho Chi Minh City Center for Disease Control (HCDC) has issued an emergency notice to those who have been to Buddha bar (Thao Dien Street, Thao Dien Ward, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City) within the past 14 days. In Ho Chi Minh City and other provinces, immediately contact the nearest local health authority for health check and infection prevention instruction.
In addition, please contact all customers who may have visited Buddha Bar (Thao Dien Street, Thao Dien Ward, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City) within the previous 14 days to contact the health care provider. nearest local.
For further information regarding the above cases, please contact the HCMC Center for Disease Control Hotline: 08 6957 7133
According to Mr. Tran Phuong Nam - Vice Chairman of Thao Dien Ward People's Committee, Buddha operates 2 types, restaurants and bars. From March 15, under the orders of the city government, the bar stopped operating, especially the restaurant area is still open until March 18.
Previously, a Vietnam Airlines pilot staying at Apartment No A23.02, The Ascent Appartment (Thao Dien Ward, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City) was identified as the 91st patient with Covid-19 in Vietnam.
On February 8, the patient was a passenger from London - England to Vietnam on Vietnam Airlines flight VN10, seat number 5K. After that, he made a number of domestic and foreign flights but did not remember specifically (the functional departments are verifying clarification).
From 13 - 18/3, patients stayed in Ho Chi Minh City and went to some places to eat and drink. On 17/3, the patient had a fever, cough and on the afternoon of March 18, he went to the Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Ho Chi Minh City and was hospitalized with X-ray condition with right lung tissue damage.
HCM City Tropical Diseases Hospital tested positive late at night on 18/3. The specimen at HCMC Pasture Institute was positive for SARS-CoV-2 virus on March 20.
As of 6pm on March 21, Ho Chi Minh City recorded 20 cases of Covid-19 infection (3 had recovered and were discharged from the hospital). The total number of new exposure cases was 216, of which 17 were suspected. 103 people had negative results, 13 people were waiting for the results.
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