252 samples tested for SARS-CoV-2 virus

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam continued its streak of zero COVID-19 cases yesterday, keeping the national tally of confirmed cases at 206. Additionally, no local transmissions have been reported in 323 days.

According to the Ministry of Health (MoH), 12 active cases are receiving treatment at the National Isolation Centre NIC) in Tutong District.

A total of 566 individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at monitoring centres provided by the government, after arriving from abroad. A total of 15,450 individuals have completed their mandatory self-isolation at monitoring centres.

Over the past 24 hours, 252 samples have been tested for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, bringing the total number of laboratory tests conducted since January 2020 to 112,865 tests.

Healthinfo.gov.bn revealed that there have been 171 cases in Brunei-Muara District, 29 in Belait District and six in Tutong District.