No new COVID-19 cases detected

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam has entered the seventh day without new COVID-19 cases yesterday, keeping the national tally of confirmed cases at 180.

There are only five active COVID-19 cases receiving treatment at the National Isolation Centre. Brunei Darussalam has not recorded any local transmissions for 274 days, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said in its daily statement yesterday.

The MoH has taken 284 samples for the SARS-CoV-2 virus testing over the past 24 hours, and conducted 92,895 tests since January 2020.

A total of 444 individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after arriving from overseas, while 12,467 have completed their stint since March.

Healthinfo.gov.bn revealed that there have been 145 cases in the Brunei-Muara District, 29 in the Belait District and six in the Tutong District.

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