Laos extends lockdown measures for another 15 days
Laos has extended its lockdown COVID-19 prevention measures across the country for a further 15 days as the community spread of COVID-19 in the capital continues.
Given the situation in neighboring countries and community spread in Lao capital Vientiane, the lockdown order would be extended until July 4, according to a notice issued by the Prime Minister’s Office on Saturday.
The current nationwide lockdown, imposed on June 4, was set to expire on Saturday.
The notice outlines a gradual loosening of lockdown measures with certain strict measures to remain in place.