1 new case was reported yesterday, bringing the total number of COVID-19 cases to one hundred 92. In its press release, the Ministry of Health informed that case 192 is a 41 year old man who arrived in the country from India via Malaysia on the 5th of March 2021.
The contact tracing conducted has found 8 close contacts for the case, from which the initial COVID-19 test conducted showed they are negative for COVID-19. At present all the active cases are being treated at the National Isolation Centre, and are in stable condition.
The last local COVID-19 case was reported on the 6th of May 2020. Meanwhile, the total number of imported cases since the last one is 51.
707 people are currently undergoing mandatory self-isolation, while 14,406 have completed their mandatory self-isolation since March 2020.
In the meantime, 743 samples have been tested for the SARS CoV-Two Virus, bringing the total number of lab tests since January 2020 to 108,546.
For further information and latest development, visit the Ministry of Health's website or contact the Health Advice line 148.
Source: Radio Television Brunei