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One COVID fatality recorded

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam recorded one COVID-19 death yesterday, the Ministry of Health said in a statement.

There are seven cases in Category 4 that require respiratory assistance and no Category 5 cases, it added.

The COVID-19 vaccination coverage for the populace having received a third dose remained at 73.9 per cent, while 4.9 per cent have been administered the fourth dose.

A total of 78 per cent of children aged five to 11 have been double dosed, while 51.7 per cent of adolescents aged 12 to 17 have received the third dose.

A total of 1,685 recoveries were recorded yesterday, bringing the number of recovered cases to 181,796.