Brunei marks four days of no new COVID-19 cases

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam marked four days without new COVID-19 cases yesterday, keeping the national tally of confirmed cases at 174. Three active cases are receiving treatment at the National Isolation Centre.

The latest information of COVID-19 as of noon yesterday was shared by the Ministry of Health (MoH) in a press release.

There were no local transmissions for 255 days.

The MoH have taken 320 samples for SARS-CoV-2 virus testing in the past 24 hours and carried out 86,830 tests since January, 2020.

Some 697 individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after arriving from abroad while 11,331 have completed their stint since March, 2020.

There have been 139 cases in the Brunei-Muara District, 29 in the Belait District and six in the Tutong District.

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