Prime Minister Kim Bu-gyeom said, "If the spread of COVID-19 does not reverse, the government will have no choice but to consider stronger quarantine measures."

Prime Minister Kim presided over the meeting of the Central Disaster and Safety Countermeasures Headquarters today (1st) and said, "The spread of the mutated virus is not producing the expected quarantine effect."

Prime Minister Kim said, "There will be Liberation Day holiday in two weeks, so we will face a bigger crisis if we don't stop it here." .

He then urged each ministry and local government to conduct stronger crackdowns and inspections, saying that there are still a lot of violations of quarantine rules around vacation spots.

Prime Minister Kim also said, "As the heat wave warning has continued nationwide for more than 20 days, the suffering and damage of the people is increasing." I asked you to wait.

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