1 Case Passed Away

The Ministry of Health informed that 1 COVID-19 confirmed case has returned to the grace and mercy of Allah. Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Awang Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar, Minister of Health stated the matter at a media conference on the latest COVID-19 situation yesterday afternoon at Dewan Al 'Afiah, Ministry of Health. Also joining the media conference was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Abdul Mutalib bin Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Setia Dato Paduka Haji Mohammad Yusof, Minister of Transport and Infocommunications.

Yang Berhormat shared that the late patient, Case 656 was a 55-year-old male, reported on the 15th of August 2021. The case suffered from lung infection after being infected with COVID-19. 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 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