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Those subsidized bus routes will travel to major economic and residential zones such as coach stations and hospitals.

Those bus routes will operate from 5 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, especially, bus route No.74 will operate at Cu Chi bus station from 4:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and at An Suong bus station from 5:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

According to the pandemic prevention and control requirement, all the buses have to be equipped with hand sanitizer gel for customers, recycle bins with cover, and not switch on air conditioner machines.

In addition, all the buses will operate to a maximum of 50 percent of their capacities, and it is recommended to install splash protection in the cabin area to limit the contact between drivers and customers.

On October 5, four bus routes were allowed to resume operations in Can Gio District at 50 percent of capacity./.

BTA