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Administrative Order Limits Private Gatherings of 5 or More People in Busan Area Starting July 19th

2021-07-19 316  Views

The Busan Metropolitan City has issued an administrative order banning private gatherings of 5 or more people in the Busan area from July 19 to August 1, 2021.

Ban on private gatherings of 5 or more people

*Except when immediate family are gathering (including long-distance living family gatherings during vacation, weekends and more.); when a person is about to pass away requiring the family to gather; when people gather for traditional first-birthday parties for babies, celebrations known as ‘doljanchi’, at specialized venues with disinfection protocols (gatherings of up to 16 persons to be allowed at venues other than specialized doljanchi venues); when the families of the bride and groom have a meeting (gatherings of up to 8 persons to be allowed); when it is required for the care of children, the elderly, or the disabled; when people gather for games at sports facilities with the facility’s manager (but gatherings of up to 1.5 times the number of players by sport to be allowed. (ex. Up to 15 persons to be allowed for futsal). (Korean)