No new COVID-19 cases reported in Brunei

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam yesterday marked its 13th day with no new COVID-19 cases in the country and 182 days with no local transmission.

The national tally of confirmed COVID-19 cases remains at 148.

One active COVID-19 case is 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 401 samples for SARS-CoV-2 virus testing over the past 24 hours, totalling 69,973 tests conducted since January.

Some 310 individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after returning from abroad, while 7,623 individuals completed their 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.

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