Life goes on in Korea amid coronavirus pandemic (Part 6)

Posted : 2020-04-20 11:17 Updated : 2020-05-19 10:13
A voter wearing face mask to help protect against the spread of the new coronavirus casts early vote for the upcoming parliamentary election at a polling station in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, April 10, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

A voter wears a plastic glove to help protect against the spread of the new coronavirus during an early voting for the April 15 general elections at a local polling station in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, April 10, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

Voters wearing face masks wait in a line to cast their ballots while maintaining social distancing to help prevent the spread of the new coronavirus during an early voting for the April 15 general elections at a local polling station in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, April 10, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

Voters wearing face masks wait in a line to cast their ballots while maintaining social distancing to help prevent the spread of the new coronavirus during an early voting for the April 15 general elections at a local polling station in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, April 10, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

A voter wearing a face mask waits in a line to cast their ballots while maintaining social distancing to help prevent the spread of the new coronavirus during an early voting for the April 15 general elections at a local polling station in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, April 10, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

Members of animal rights groups hold placards in Gwanghwamun Square in central Seoul, Friday, urging voters to cast ballots for candidates who take animal rights issues seriously, in the April 15 general election. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

Members of animal rights groups hold placards in Gwanghwamun Square in central Seoul, Friday, urging voters to cast ballots for candidates who take animal rights issues seriously, in the April 15 general election. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

People wearing face masks to help protect against the spread of the new coronavirus are seen on the street in Seoul, April 14, 2020. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

A man wearing a face mask to help protect against the spread of the new coronavirus is seen on the street in Seoul, April 14, 2020. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

People wearing face masks to help protect against the spread of the new coronavirus are seen on the street in Seoul, April 14, 2020. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

Employees at a dumpling restaurant wear face masks to help protect against the spread of the new coronavirus in Seoul, April 14, 2020. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

People wearing face masks to help protect against the spread of the new coronavirus are seen at the parliamentary election rally in Seoul, April 14, 2020. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

Lee Nak-yon, right, a former prime minister and candidate of the ruling Democratic Party, waves his hand with his party members after winning a parliamentary election in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, April 16, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

The main opposition United Future Party's candidate Hwang Kyo-ahn waves during his campaign for the upcoming parliamentary election in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, April 14, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

People wearing face masks to help protect against the spread of the new coronavirus are seen on the street in Seoul, April 14, 2020. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

A worker wearing a face mask and goggles sprays disinfectant to help stop the spread of the spread of the new coronavirus ahead of the voting for the general elections at a local polling station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, April 14, 2020. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

A staff memeber of National Election Commission prepares the polling booth ahead of the voting for the general elections at a local polling station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, April 14, 2020. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

A voter wearing a face mask to help protect against the spread of the new coronavirus exits out to cast his vote for the parliamentary elections at a polling station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 15, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

A voter wearing a face mask to help protect against the spread of the new coronavirus exits out to cast his vote for the parliamentary elections at a polling station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 15, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

The ruling Democratic Party's members, lawmakers and supporters watch TVs broadcasting results of exit polls for the parliamentary election at the National Assembly in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 15, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

The ruling Democratic Party's members, lawmakers and supporters watch TVs broadcasting results of exit polls for the parliamentary election at the National Assembly in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 15, 2020. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

South Korean National Election Commission officials sort out ballots for counting at the parliamentary election at a ballot counting office in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 15, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

South Korean National Election Commission officials sort out ballots for counting at the parliamentary election at a ballot counting office in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 15, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

Ruling Democratic Party of Korea candidate Lee Nak-yon holds up a bouquet of flowers at his election office in Jongno, Wednesday, after his victory over Hwang Kyo-ahn, chairman of the main opposition United Future Party, for a National Assembly seat representing the central Seoul constituency in the general election. Lee Hee-hoon/OhmyNews/Pool Photo