Mongolian provinces ban alcohol sales to prevent spread of COVID-19

Several Mongolian provinces including Arkhangai, South Gobi and Uvs have banned alcohol sales to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Mongolia has high levels of alcohol use, with a World Health Organisation (WHO) report estimating the rates of alcohol use disorders among Mongolians to be three times higher that of Europeans.

Source: https://news.mn/en/791420/