One new imported COVID-19 case was reported, bringing the total number of COVID-19 cases to 224. The Ministry of Health in its press release on the latest COVID-19 situation in Brunei Darussalam, reported Case 224 is a woman aged 38, who arrived in the country from Egypt via Kuala Lumpur on the 16th of April 2021. Investigation and contact tracing have confirmed that there are six close contacts for this case, where all of them have been instructed to undergo the SARS-CoV-2 virus test.
Meanwhile, 6 active cases are still being treated at the National Isolation Centre. The total number of recovered cases is 215.
The last local COVID-19 case was reported on the 6th of May 2020, and the total number of imported cases since the last one is 83.
484 people are currently undergoing mandatory self-isolation, and 17,355 have completed their mandatory self-isolation since March 2020.
Meanwhile, 288 samples have been tested for the SARS Co-V Two Virus, bringing the total number of lab tests since January 2020 to 120,301 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