COVID-19 updates: No new cases; no new 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.

The Minister of Health speaking at the daily COVID-19 press briefing at the Al-‘Afiah Hall of Ministry of Health today. (PHOTO: AZIZ IDRIS)

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

Meanwhile, no new recoveries were recorded today, maintaining the total number of recovered patients at 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, 108 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 16,073 laboratory tests for COVID-19 have been conducted.

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