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4 fined total of 100 million VND for skipping medical declaration
A local Vietnamese police agency fined four people a total of 100 million VND for skipping a medical declaration in Dong Trieu Town of Quang Ninh Province, according to Bao Ve Phap Luat.
On Feb. 1, Dong Trieu police said they had served the decision of the People’s Committee of Dong Trieu regarding administrative sanctions for four citizens with a total amount of 100 million VND due to avoiding health inspections on purpose and giving false medical declarations.
The sanctioned people are Nguyen Thi Nga, 29, from Kinh Mon Town of Hai Duong Province; Vu Hai Manh, 27, from Mao Khe ward of Dong Trieu; Mai Ngoc Nam, 31, from Thanh Son Ward of Uong Bi City in Quang Ninh Province; and Nguyen Ngoc Anh, 31, from Dong Trieu Town.
According to the authorities, the four all violated Point a, Clause 4, Article 12, Decree 117/2020 / ND-CP in the medical sector by “failing to implement decisions on health inspection, surveillance and control before entering or leaving epidemic areas of a group A infectious disease” at Da Vach Bridge of Dong Trieu Town.
After making the written record of the administrative violation, the police fined each person 25 million VND (about 1,000 U.S. dollars each).