27/10/2020 09:30 GMT+7 Email Print Like 0

More than 240 Vietnamese citizens brought home from Singapore

 Over 240 Vietnamese citizens were brought home from Singapore on a flight operated by Vietjet Air on October 26.

The passengers included children under 18, the elderly, people with illnesses, and others in disadvantaged circumstances.

The Vietnamese embassy in Singapore sent staff to the airport to help the citizens with boarding procedures.

Strict security, safety and epidemiological measures were implemented during the flight to ensure passengers’ health and prevent the spread of diseases.

After landing at the Can Tho International Airport in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho, the passengers and crew members had their health checked and were sent to quarantine in line with regulations.

The repatriation of Vietnamese citizens with difficult circumstances abroad will continue to be conducted in line with citizens’ wishes, the development of the COVID-19 pandemic and quarantine capacity in the country.  
VNA/VNP