Major roads of the capital, Le Van Luong and Lang Ha which used to be crowded, are deserted.

Photos reveal Hanoi as silent city after closure order of sidewalk food stalls

Many streets and urban areas in Hanoi are quiet on the first day after the capital launched a decision about closure of street food vendors, coffee and iced tea stalls on pavements, historical sites across the city from 0:00 a.m. on February 16 in an attempt to slow the spread of Covid-19.