(Construction) - On July 19, the Ministry of Construction issued Decision No. 869/QD-BXD on forming a special working group for Covid-19 prevention and control in Ho Chi Minh City.
Two field hospitals for the treatment of Covid-19 patients in District 7 and Binh Chanh District, Ho Chi Minh City with a scale of more than 7,000 beds are being urgently constructed, expected to be completed before August 30.
The working group consists of 12 members led by Deputy Minister of Construction Le Quang Hung. The working group has the duties to regularly report to the Minister of Construction and the National Steering Committee for Covid-19 prevention and control and promptly propose and recommend matters beyond its authority; Support localities to prepare plans, implement the construction of field hospitals, establish isolation areas to prevent and control the epidemic; research, advise and propose solutions to maintain construction activities in the local area continuously; propose solutions to ensure the provision of urban public services. The Head of the working group is responsible for concretizing and assigning tasks to its members.
By Khanh Phuong