Brunei records 215 days without new local transmissions

James kon

Brunei Darussalam entered a week without any new COVID-19 cases and 215 days without local transmissions yesterday, keeping the national tally of confirmed cases at 151.

One active COVID-19 case is currently receiving treatment at the National Isolation Centre.
The Ministry of Health (MoH) has taken 196 samples for SARS-CoV-2 virus testing over the past 24 hours, and conducted 78,463 tests since January.

A total of 483 individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after arriving from abroad, while 9,016 have completed their stint since March.

Healthinfo.gov.bn revealed that there have been 116 cases in the Brunei-Muara District, 29 in the Belait District and six in the Tutong District.

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