COVID-19 updates: No new cases; 2 recoveries today

 

Highlights from today’s press conference 

Here are highlights from today’s press conference at the Ministry of Health (MoH) with the Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Jaafar.

COVID-19 daily press conference

Dikirim oleh Borneo Bulletin pada Minggu, 10 Mei 2020

The Minister of Health said no new COVID-19 cases were recorded in Brunei today, maintaining the national tally at 141.

Meanwhile, two new recoveries were recorded today, bringing the total number of recovered patients to 134. There are currently 6 active cases being treated at the National Isolation Centre (NIC) in Tutong.

  • Two patients remain in critical condition, where only one of them still requires heart / lung machine (ECMO) as well as respiratory assistance, and one case only requires respiratory assistance. Meanwhile, the rest are in a stable condition.
  • As of today, 110 individuals are undergoing quarantine according to the Infectious Diseases Act (Chapter 204) and a total of 2,575 have completed the quarantine period and are in good health.
  • Since the emergence of COVID-19 in early January 2020, a total of 15,898 laboratory tests for COVID-19 have been conducted.