Brunei records no new COVID-19 cases

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam recorded 239 days of no local COVID-19 cases since May 2020. The national tally of confirmed cases remains at 157 with five active cases receiving treatment at the National Isolation Centre.

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

Some 643 individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres while 10,355 have completed their stint since March 2020.

The MoH took 64 samples for testing for the SARS-CoV-2 virus in the past 24 hours and carried out 83,176 tests since January 2020.

In its breakdown of COVID-19 cases in the country, healthinfo.gov.bn revealed that there have been 122 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.