National Vaccination Programme for COVID-19, 16 Directive Violations Issued With Compound Fines

The Minister of Health also shared that on 14th November 2021, 3,941 individuals have received the COVID-19 vaccine injection. The total includes 1,843 adolescents aged 12 to 17. Meanwhile, 89.1 per cent of the total population have received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, while 70.1 per cent of the total population have completed the second doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Among the elderly population aged 60 and above, 43,064 individuals which is 99.5 per cent have received the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 40,125 individuals which is 92.7 per cent have completed two doses of COVID-19 vaccine. Furthermore, to provide a clearer picture of the location of the positive cases detected in the country, the Ministry of Health also shared results of the research that has been conducted. Between 7th to 13th November 2021, there were no mukims that have more than 80 positive cases. However, there are two mukims that have positive cases between 40 to 80. The mukims are Mukim Sengkurong with 69 cases and Mukim Gadong 'A' with 53 cases. Meanwhile, the 'Operasi Pulih' carried out from 8 in the evening until 4 yesterday morning, 16 violations of the directive nationwide were issued with compound fines, whereby 13 of them are violations of the out-of-house restriction.

Source: Radio Television Brunei