Two new imported COVID-19 case were reported, bringing the total number to 255. The Ministry of Health in its press release on the latest COVID-19 situation in Brunei Darussalam stated that Case 254 is a 36-year-old man, while Case 255 is a 45-year-old man. Both cases arrived in the country from Indonesia on the 6th of June 2021 and does not have any signs of infection. Investigation and contact tracing have found that there is no close contact as they were quarantined upon arrival and their travel arrangements adhered to the existing standard operating procedure.
Meanwhile, total recovered cases rose to 244 as 1 case has recovered. 8 active cases are treated at the National Isolation Centre and all are in stable condition.
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 114.
660 people are currently undergoing mandatory self-isolation; while 20,209 have completed their mandatory self-isolation since March 2020.
227 samples have been tested for the SARS-Co-V-2, bringing the total number of lab tests since January 2020 to 137,072.
For further information and latest development, visit the Ministry of Health's website or contact the Health Advice line 148.
Source: Radio Television Brunei