The hospital was put on lockdown on May 5 after a number of doctors and patients tested positive for SARS-CoV-2.
A group of 75 military personnel on May 6 carried out disinfection at the National Hospital for Tropical Diseases (NHTD) in Hanoi after the facility recorded dozens of Covid-19 cases.
The soldiers disinfected an area of 150,000 square meters of the hospital that is the leading clinic station in treating Covid-19 patients in Vietnam.
In Vietnam, the military is in charge of managing some kinds of chemicals and disinfection work.
|15 special military vehicles gather outside the hospital. Photos: Pham Hung/ Kinh Te Do Thi|
|All soldiers are equipped with personal protection equipment.|
|Disinfecting outside the hospital.|
|Disinfecting inside the hospital.|
|The disinfection covers an area of 150,000 square meters.|