1 Case Passed Away

1 COVID-19 confirmed case has returned to the grace and mercy of Allah. This was stated by the Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Awang Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar, Minister of Health at a media conference on the latest COVID-19 situation at Dewan Al ' Afiah, Ministry of Health. Joining the media conference was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Awang Haji Mohd Amin Liew bin Abdullah, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office and Second Minister of Finance and Economy.

Allahyarham was Case 1458, an 80-year old man who was confirmed positive on the 22nd of August 2021. This case suffered from lung infection after being infected with COVID-19. In light of this, in order to protect and respect the privacy as well as confidentiality of Allahyarham's family, the Ministry of Health will not share the personal details of the deceased. Members of the public are also requested to respect and not disseminate information relating to the case. The Minister representing the Ministry of Health as well as the people of Brunei Darussalam also expressed deepest condolences to his family and may the family of the deceased be given patience and strength in facing his passing.

Source: Radio Television Brunei