Cabinet instructs SEC to pay special attention to border control

Politics
unurzul@montsame.mn
2021-12-01 14:47:26

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. During today's Cabinet meeting, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene assigned the State Emergency Commission to pay special attention to the border control to prevent the ‘Omicron’ variant of the coronavirus.


At the meeting, the SEC announced that more vaccination points are to be opened to improve coverage of the coronavirus third dose  vaccination.


Due to the new variant of the coronavirus, the SEC has issued a decision not to allow the entry of foreigners coming from or passing through countries where the new variant has spread.


At the 29th meeting of the SEC, it also decided that Mongolian nationals who have traveled or passed through the countries at risk of the infection will be admitted to the country, but will be put in 10-day mandatory isolation at their own expense.