1 Case Passed Away

The Ministry of Health informed that one 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 yesterday afternoon. 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.

The late patient was Case 2932, a 84-year-old man. He suffered from several health problems and is not categorised as a death due to the COVID-19 infection. In light of this, in order to protect and respect the privacy as well as confidentiality of the case's family, the Ministry of Health will not share the case's personal details. Members of the public are also requested to respect and not disseminate information relating to the case. The Minister of Health representing the Ministry of Health as well as the people of Brunei Darussalam, would like to express deepest condolences to Allahyarham's family and pray that Allahyarham's soul will receive blessings from Allah Subhanahu Wa Ta'Ala and is placed among the pious.

Source: Radio Television Brunei