Pandemic prevention measures needed during new normal: Binh Duong leaders hinh anh 1A production model during pandemic in Binh Duong (Photo: VNA)
Binh Duong (VNA) - Chairman of the People's Committee of Binh Duong province Vo Van Minh and representatives of local departments and sectors had a dialogue with local people and businesses after the southern province announced the return to the new normal after a period of imposition of social distancing measures to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

More than 4,000 questions from people and businesses sent to provincial leaders of Binh Duong province focused on difficulties facing them during the new normal such as travel between regions, medical work, online learning, business and employment.

Minh said that after returning to the new normal, for sealed-off areas, social distancing measures will be applied for additional 5-7 days.

The province will not let anyone lack food or clothing, he said, adding that to date 3.1 million locals have received aid from both local and central support packages with an amount of 1.74 trillion VND (76.4 million USD).

Pandemic prevention measures needed during new normal: Binh Duong leaders hinh anh 2Binh Duong leaders answer questions of local people and businesses (Photo: VNA)
Nguyen Hong Chuong, Director of the provincial Health Department, emphasised that during the new normal, people must still comply with pandemic prevention and control regulations.

He affirmed that the health sector is consolidating its system from the grassroots to provincial levels with the goal of bringing healthcare closer to the people and providing better care.

The Chairman of the provincial People's Committee reiterated that the entire political system and people need to join the fight.

Binh Duong, located adjacent to Ho Chi Minh City, is home to many industrial parks and production facilities of both domestic and foreign investors./.