Six days with no new COVID-19 cases

James Kon

Brunei Darussalam entered its sixth day without any new COVID-19 cases and 222 days of no local transmission, keeping the national tally of confirmed cases at 152.

Only one active case is receiving treatment at the National Isolation Centre, according to the latest information on the COVID-19 situation in the country released by the Ministry of Health (MoH).

MoH has taken 285 samples for SARS-CoV-2 virus testing over the past 24 hours, and carried out 79,523 tests since January. A total of 691 individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after arriving from abroad while 9,326 have completed their stint since March.

Healthinfo.gov.bn revealed that there have been 118 cases in the Brunei-Muara District, 28 in the Belait District and six in the Tutong District.

The public can visit the MoH website at www.moh.gov.bn, contact the Health Advice Line at 148 or through the BruHealth App for further information.