Brunei records one new COVID-19 recovery

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam yesterday recorded one new recovery and no new COVID-19 cases,  keeping  the national tally of confirmed cases at 206.

Fourteen cases are receiving treatment at the National Isolation Centre (NIC). All are in stable condition.

Information on the COVID-19 situation in the country as of noon yesterday was released by the Ministry of Health (MoH). The Sultanate also marked the 321st day of no local transmissions in the country.

MoH obtained 130 samples for the SARS-CoV-2 virus testing in the past 24 hours and carried out 112,317 tests since January 2020.

Some 628 individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after arriving from abroad, while 15,317 individuals have completed their stint since March 2020.

Healthinfo.gov.bn revealed that there have been 171 cases in Brunei-Muara District, 29 in Belait District and six in 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.