499 undergoing mandatory self-isolation

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam recorded eight consecutive days with no new COVID-19 case yesterday, keeping the national tally of confirmed cases at 144.

Two active cases are receiving treatment at the National Isolation Centre (NIC).

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has taken 265 samples for SARS-CoV-2 virus testing in the past 24 hours and carried out 52,450 tests since January.

The latest information on the COVID-19 situation in the country was shared by the MoH in its daily statement yesterday.

Four hundred and ninety-nine individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after arriving from abroad.

Meanwhile, 5,032 individuals have completed the mandatory self-isolation at monitoring centres since March.

In its breakdown of COVID-19 cases in the country, healthinfo.gov.bn revealed that there were 113 cases in the Brunei-Muara District, 25 in the Belait District and six in the Tutong District.

Visit www.moh.gov.bn, contact the Health Advice Line at 148 or through the BruHealth app or healthinfo.gov.bn for information and updates.