Photo of Vietnam wins Aerial Photography Awards 2020

A photo depicting a Vietnamese building that is distinguishable by all of its windows being covered with the national flag has been granted first place in the World in Lockdown category of the Aerial Photography Awards 2020.

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Windows of a residential apartment in Hanoi are covered with the Vietnamese national flag in support of the fight against COVID-19.

The photo was snapped by Indian photographer Prabu Mohan, who is currently living in Hanoi.

Mohan says that he was able to capture the photo at a residential apartment close to his home in the capital.

The residents hang their Vietnamese national flags in support of those who are fighting on the front line against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), says Mohan.

Recognition through the Aerial Photography Awards 2020 comes following the image also winning prize A as part of the “Impressive Vietnam amid COVID-19 fears” photo contest. This was a competition held by the Ministry of Health and the Institute for Research on Development Communication (RED) on October 23 in Hanoi.

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