Brunei’s COVID-19 tally remains at 148

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam yesterday continued its streak of no local transmission of COVID-19 case for 173 days and fourth consecutive day with no new COVID-19 cases, keeping the national tally of confirmed cases at 148.

Meanwhile, the two active COVID-19 cases are receiving treatment at the National Isolation Centre (NIC) in the Tutong District.

The latest update on the current COVID-19 situation as of noon yesterday was released by the Ministry of Health (MoH) in a statement.

The MoH has taken 412 samples for SARS-CoV-2 testing over the past 24 hours, totalling 66,995 tests conducted since January.

Two hundred and eighty-seven individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after returning from abroad, while 7,374 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 114 cases in the Brunei-Muara District, 28 in the Belait District and six in the Tutong District.

The public can visit www.moh.gov.bn, contact the Health Advice Line at 148, or check BruHealth app or healthinfo.gov.bn for information and updates.