Brunei records no new COVID-19 cases

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam entered the sixth day without new COVID-19 cases and 214 days of no local transmissions yesterday keeping the national tally of confirmed cases at 151 with one active case receiving treatment at the National Isolation Centre.

The Ministry of Health (MoH) took 148 samples for testing for the SARS-CoV-2 virus in the past 24 hours and carried out 78,267 tests since January.

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

Some 486 individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after arriving from abroad while 8,968 have completed their stint since March.

In its breakdown of COVID-19 cases in the country, 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.

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 web app.