No new COVID-19 cases reported in Brunei

Izah Azahari

Brunei Darussalam recorded no new COVID-19 cases yesterday, maintaining the national tally of confirmed number of infections at 172. Twenty active cases are receiving treatment at the National Isolation Centre (NIC) in the Tutong District.

The latest developments on coronavirus in the country were shared by the Ministry of Health (MoH) in a statement yesterday.

Meanwhile, the MoH took 160 samples for SARS-CoV-2 testing in the past 24 hours and carried out 84,080 tests since January 2020.

There have been 31 imported cases since the last local case was reported 244 days ago, while 590 individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after arriving from abroad while 10,568 completed self-isolation since March 2020.

Information can be obtained from www.moh.gov.bn, Health Advice Line at 148 or through the BruHealth app or healthinfo.gov.bn web app.