A passenger (R) checks in at Tan Son Nhat Worldwide Airport in Ho Chi Minh Metropolis in January 2022. Picture by VnExpress/Quynh Tran
Ho Chi Minh Metropolis has proposed that the Ministry of Well being requires all entrants to submit well being declarations as fears of a monkeypox outbreak rise.
Those that present signs of the illness or have had contact with monkeypox sufferers must be separated for additional examination, the proposal says.
The town desires entrants to fill out a questionnaire that asks whether or not an individual has had contact with a monkeypox affected person previously 21 days, has indicators of fever or swollen nodes or rash.
The World Well being Group declared monkeypox a worldwide well being emergency final week. WHO Europe has forecast simply over 27,000 monkeypox instances in 88 nations by Aug. 2, up from 17,800 instances in almost 70 nations on the newest depend, based on Reuters.
Vietnam has not recorded any monkeypox an infection to date.