Brunei marks 13 days without new COVID-19 cases

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam marked its 13th day without any new COVID-19 cases yesterday, and 229 days without any local transmissions, keeping the national tally of confirmed cases at 152.

There are also no active COVID-19 cases in treatment.

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has taken 360 samples for SARS-CoV-2 virus testing over the past 24 hours, and has conducted 81,466 tests since January. A total of 732 individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after arriving from abroad, while 9,637 have completed their stint since March.

Healthinfo.gov.bn revealed there have been 117 cases in the Brunei-Muara District, 29 in the Belait District and six in the Tutong District.

For information, visit the MoH website at www.moh.gov.bn or contact the Health Advice Line at 148 or through the BruHealth app.