Two new imported COVID-19 cases were reported. In the Ministry of Health's press release on the current COVID-19 situation in Brunei Darussalam, Case 220 is a 39-year-old man who arrived in the country from Egypt via Kuala Lumpur on the 7th of April 2021. The contact tracing conducted has confirmed that there is no close contact for this case. Meanwhile, Case 221 is a 35-year-old man who is the husband to Case 215. Both of them had undergone self-isolation at the National Isolation Centre upon arrival in the country on the 24th of March 2021.
With the new cases, the total number of COVID-19 cases is now at 221, with 12 active cases are still being treated at the National Isolation Centre, and all are in stable condition. Meanwhile, total recovered cases remains at 206.
The last local COVID-19 case was reported on the 6th of May 2020, whereas the total number of imported cases since the last one is 80 cases.
517 people are currently undergoing mandatory self-isolation, and 16,649 people have completed their mandatory self-isolation since March 2020.
In the meantime, 210 samples have been tested for the SARS Co-V Two Virus, bringing the total number of lab tests since January 2020 to 117,497 tests.
For further information and latest development, visit the Ministry of Health's website or contact the Health Advice line 148.
Source: Radio Television Brunei