598 undergoing self-isolation

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam marked the 18th day without any new COVID-19 cases and 234 days without local transmissions yesterday keeping the national tally of confirmed cases at 152.

The Ministry of Health (MoH) took 218 samples for the SARS-CoV-2 virus testing in the past 24 hours and carried out 82,451 tests since January.

The latest information of COVID-19 as of noon yesterday was shared by MoH in a press release.

Some 598 individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after arriving from abroad while 10,156 have completed their stint since March.

In its breakdown of COVID-19 cases in the country, healthinfo.gov.bn revealed that there have been 117 cases in the Brunei-Muara District, 29 in the Belait District and six in the Tutong District.

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