Public anger against the government’s coronavirus response sees a petition for the impeachment of South Korean President Moon Jae-in surpassed 1.4 million votes.
The government is under fire after several controversial statements outraged millions of people.
This week, the Health and Welfare minister said the biggest cause of coronavirus outbreak in South Korea are Korean nationals that came from Wuhan, not China.
A petition calling for the impeachment of South Korean President Moon Jae-in has surpassed 1.4 million voters. In South Korea, if a petition released on the Blue House’s forum reaches 100,000 votes, the government is required to respond.