Brunei records 11th day with no new COVID-19 cases

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam entered the 11th day without any new COVID-19 cases and 180 days of no local transmissions, yesterday.

The national tally of confirmed COVID-19 cases remains at 148. There is one active COVID-19 case receiving treatment at the National Isolation Centre (NIC) in the Tutong District.

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

The MoH has taken 146 samples for SARS-CoV-2 virus testing over the past 24 hours, totalling 69,473 tests conducted since January.

Three hundred and five individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after returning from abroad, while 7,592 individuals completed their mandatory self-isolation since March.

In its breakdown of COVID-19 cases in the country, healthinfo.gov.bn revealed that there have been 114 cases in the Brunei-Muara District, 28 in the Belait District and six in the Tutong District.

Updates can be obtained from www.moh.gov.bn, Health Advice Line at 148, the BruHealth app or healthinfo.gov.bn.