Limbang COVID-19 case still under investigation, says minister

Izah Azahari

With uncertainties still remaining with the recent positive case found in Limbang linked to the Sultanate, Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar yesterday assured that the case is still under investigation.

As of yesterday, between 11 to 12 contacts of the case who were tested have been found negative, Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham revealed at the press conference yesterday.

In a previous press conference, the minister said that the individual spent the night in Miri before returning to Brunei prior to the 14-day self-isolation made mandatory for those returning from other countries.

He said the individual had stayed at home and did not go out after returning to
the Sultanate.