A 28-year-old Vietnamese man has been sentenced to 5 years in jail for breaching coronavirus quarantine protocols and spreading the virus to others, studies Reuters.
In accordance with state-run Vietnam Information Company, Le Van Tri was convicted of “spreading harmful infectious ailments” at a one-day trial on Monday on the individuals’s court docket of the southern province of Ca Mau.
“Tri travelled again to Ca Mau from Ho Chi Minh Metropolis and breached the 21-day quarantine rules. He contaminated eight individuals, one among whom died as a result of virus after one month of therapy,” the information company acknowledged.
Because of the focused mass testing, aggressive contact tracing, tight border restrictions, and strict quarantine, Vietnam had been one of many world’s coronavirus success tales.
Ca Mau, Vietnam’s southernmost province has reported solely 191 circumstances and two deaths for the reason that pandemic started, a lot decrease than the nation’s capital.
Prior to now few months, the overwhelming majority of circumstances and deaths have been reported. So way over 536,000 circumstances have been reported.
Previous to this, the nation sentenced two different individuals to 18-month and two-year suspended jail phrases on the identical expenses.