Nationwide lock down continues to further notice
Updated: Dec 9, 2020
Mongolia is the least densely populated nation on Earth. As a nation, we ’re pretty socially distant by default. However, capital Ulaanbaatar has an urban population of 1.5 million people. That’s quite enough for COVID-19 to snack on.Coronavirus didn’t leave Mongolia alone. Mongolian authorities responded to the confirmation of the country's first locally transmitted coronavirus disease (COVID-19) case on Wednesday, November 11, by ordering a five-day nationwide lockdown on November 12.
Under the lockdown measures, grocery stores, supermarkets, food markets, petrol stations, pharmacies, hospitals, and power plants are among the few businesses permitted to continue operating. Residents will o