The Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Hj Mohammad Isham Hj Jaafar at the daily COVID-19 press briefing said that no new COVID-19 case in was recorded in Brunei today, maintaining the national tally at 141.
The total number of recovered patients remains at 138. Only one patient, who is still in critical covid-19ndition remains under treatment at the National Isolation Centre (NIC) in Tutong.
In the past 24 hours, a total of 130 samples have been tested for the SARS-CoV2 virus, that brings the total number of laboratory tests conducted since January 2020 to 19,516 tests.
Brunei contacts of Malaysian COVID-19 patient test negative for virus
In connection with one positive case reported in Malaysia that was reported in the neighbouring country yesterday, the health minister said they have conducted contact tracing investigation and identified 6 individuals as contacts of the case. All of them have undergone a COVID-19 laboratory test and have been found to be negative, and are currently undergoing quarantine.
The Malaysian health ministry last evening informed that one of its citizens, identified by their Brunei counterpart as a 10-month-old baby has tested positive for COVID-19 upon return home.
Food handlers reminded to take precautionary measures
Dikirim oleh Borneo Bulletin pada Senin, 01 Juni 2020