State Emergency Commission suggests to impose another strict lockdown
Due to the high increase of new coronavirus infections since the first community transmission detected in the country in November 2020, State Emergency Commission suggests imposing another strict lockdown. The Ministry of Health presented the COVID-19 situation and response measures with a suggestion to scale the country’s coronavirus emergency regime level of the current Orange Level up to Red Level or the all-out-readiness regime preparedness starting from April 3, Saturday, until April 18, Sunday.
Under the Red Level regime, which is regulated to be issued when large-scale community infections of COVID-19 are recorded among the general population, operations of all types of non-essential public and private organizations and individuals are restricted and special measures for strict lockdown and quarantine are implemented.
As of today, the total cases of COVID-19 in Mongolia reached 7.014. In the past hours. 104 people have been discharged from the hospital, bringing the total number of recoveries to 4.341. Since the spread of COVID-19 in Mongolia, a total of 6,478 local transmission cases of COVID-19 have been recorded so far, of which 5868 were detected in Ulaanbaatar city.