Worried about whether the corona virus will re-emerge… North Hamgyong Province censors food service sector

A restaurant on the first floor of a building in Pyongyang, North Korea. /Photo = Daily NK

It is known that North Korea is censoring whether the food service sector pays close attention to quarantine and hygiene while being wary of the possibility of a re-infection.

A North Hamgyong Province source told Daily NK on the 2nd, “According to the instructions of the National Emergency Quarantine Command, the North Hamgyong Province Emergency Quarantine Command has been serving with the Provincial People’s Committee to see if the emergency quarantine principle is still being observed in all restaurants and grocery stores in Doan from the 25th of last month. We are conducting censorship together with the administration,” he said.

In fact, it is reported that the Provincial Emergency Quarantine Command and Inspector Members of the Provincial People’s Committee’s Service Management Bureau are conducting abrupt inspections throughout the province and checking whether emergency quarantine is routine.

It is said that the current inspectors view the quarantine and sanitation conditions of all food service sectors as the most important, including restaurants and grocery stores. It means that the ingredients are carefully inspected one by one to ensure that there is no spoilage.

At the same time, the members of the censorship said that they should not be slackened because the epidemic had been delayed for a while.

A source said, “In Chongjin City, where the volunteer network is the most, there are restaurants and canteens everywhere you go. If they get caught in the censorship, they will be labeled as ‘failed’ and business will be suspended for the time being,” he said.

In the midst of this, members of the censorship are said to be closely examining whether workers in the food service sector have constantly checked their health conditions, such as fever, and whether the health certificate issued by the hospital is thoroughly prepared.

Earlier, as the number of patients with viral infectious diseases such as tuberculosis and hepatitis increased, the Emergency Prevention Command also took this opportunity to discuss the issue of repurchasing health certificates for workers in the care service sector and instructed them to submit the latest confirmations with the date of August. is said to have been taken down

A source said, “If a healthy person or unhealthy person has to take a health certificate once, the hospital’s regulations are strict, so residents working in the food service sector struggled and paid attention to it. ), if you take the health certificate, it costs about 30 kg of rice, so people with poor health were clamoring.”


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