No new COVID-19 cases for six consecutive days

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam recorded no new COVID-19 cases for the sixth consecutive day yesterday, keeping the national tally of confirmed cases at 144, including two active cases currently receiving treatment at the National Isolation Centre.

Meanwhile, 115 samples for the testing of the SARS-CoV-2 virus have been collected in the past 24 hours, making it 51,856 tests for the virus carried out since January. The Ministry of Health (MoH) in its statement said 455 individuals are currently undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after arriving from abroad. Meanwhile, 4,988 have completed their mandatory self-isolation since March.

In the breakdown of COVID-19 cases in the country, the ministry said there have been 113 cases in the Brunei-Muara District, 25 in the Belait District and six in the Tutong District.