COVID-19: Hanoi installs cameras for QR code scanning at 67 checkpoints hinh anh 1At a COVID-19 checkpoint in Hanoi (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – Hanoi police on September 14 installed cameras to scan QR code at 67 checkpoints for COVID-19 prevention and control across the capital city.

After scanning, a system at the Police Department of Administrative Management of Social Order under the Ministry of Public Security will automatically verify the information.

The system is expected to detect COVID-19 patients and people having direct contact with them, as well as those who have been fully vaccinated, in a bid to curb the spread of the pandemic.

People need to fill in their personal information at or VNEID application before joining the traffic, and show the generated QR code at the checkpoints. The code will be valid for 72 hours.

Hanoi police detected 332 violation cases of COVID-19 prevention and control measures in the city in the past 24 hours to 11am on September 14./.