106 New COVID-19 Cases

106 new COVID-19 cases have been detected in the country, bringing the total cases to 2,265.

2 new clusters have been detected, taking the total active clusters to 42 clusters. The new clusters are: Cluster 1888 that contains 11 cases, and Cluster 2085 with 8 cases. There are 42 additional new cases to 13 of the existing active clusters. The cases in these active clusters are individuals who are currently being quarantined and were found to be in contact with several confirmed cases. Meanwhile, 47 cases are still being investigated to determine the source of the infection. Contact tracing for all these new cases is currently undergoing. All identified close contacts are required to undergo mandatory quarantine and RT-PCR SARS-CoV-2 test.

41 cases have recovered, bringing the total of recovered cases to 578 cases. This means 1,678 active cases have been recorded in the country. Among the active cases, 5 cases are in critical condition, where four cases require ventilators and one case requires the help of an additional heart/lung machine, ECMO. 30 other cases have been admitted at the Intensive Care Unit for close monitoring.

Source: Radio Television Brunei