Brunei records two days with no new COVID-19 cases

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam recorded no new COVID-19 cases for two consecutive days, keeping the national tally of confirmed cases at 175 with no local transmissions in 263 days and three active COVID-19 cases receiving treatment at the National Isolation Centre (NIC).

The Ministry of Health (MoH) shared the information on the latest COVID-19 situation in the country as of noon yesterday.

Meanwhile, the MoH has obtained 449 samples for SARS-CoV-2 virus testing over the past 24 hours, and carried out 89,671 tests since January 2020.

Five hundred and thirty individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after arriving from abroad while 11,871 have completed their stint since March 2020.

Healthinfo.gov.bn revealed that there have been 140 cases in the Brunei-Muara District, 29 in the Belait District and six in the Tutong District.

Visit www.moh.gov.bn, contact the Health Advice Line at 148 or check the BruHealth app for information and updates.