Deputy Minister Le Quoc Hung works with Can Tho police on security and disease control

19:32 27/09/2021

Major General Le Quoc Hung, Deputy Minister of Public Security (MPS), Commander of the MPS Front Command based in Ho Chi Minh City, on September 25, worked with the Can Tho Municipal Police Department on preventing and controlling COVID-19, as well as ensuring security and social order.

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Deputy Minister Le Quoc Hung speaks at the meeting with the Can Tho Police.

Major General Le Quoc Hung, Deputy Minister of Public Security (MPS), Commander of the MPS Front Command based in Ho Chi Minh City, on September 25, worked with the Can Tho Municipal Police Department on preventing and controlling COVID-19, as well as ensuring security and social order.

Regarding the local police’s tasks of prevention and control of COVID-19 and ensuring security and social order in Can Tho City, Major General Nguyen Van Thuan, Director of the Can Tho City Police Department affirmed that, over the past time, officers and soldiers in coordination with the medical and military forces have run 09 COVID Tracing Teams, guarded 377 blockaded areas, 11 city gate checkpoints and 194 inner city checkpoints.

The Can Tho City police also cooperated with the MPS’s functional units and the Department of Information and Communications of Can Tho City to promptly trace COVID-19 contacts, handle violations of anti-disease regulations as well as launch a website to issue and manage road passes with QR codes.

On behalf of the MPS, Deputy Minister Le Quoc Hung praised the local police forces for their effort in preventing and controlling COVID-19 as well as ensuring security, social order and safety in their localities.

Deputy Minister Le Quoc Hung also asked the Can Tho police to continue their key roles in preventing and controlling COVID-19 while ensuring absolute political security, social order and controlling crimes in  the localities.

* On this occasion, the MPS’s Front Command presented medical supplies and dry food for the local disease control forces in Can Tho city.

By Thien Minh