Sultanate records 188 days without local COVID-19 transmissions

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam marked 19 days without reports of new COVID-19 cases yesterday, and 188 days of no local COVID-19 transmissions, keeping the national tally of confirmed cases at 148.

The Ministry of Health (MoH) took 248 samples for SARS-CoV-2 virus testing over the past 24 hours, and has carried out 71,452 tests since January. Some 335 individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after arriving from abroad, while 7,788 have completed their self-isolation at government monitoring centres since March.

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.

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