BY James Kon
Following the announcement of a new import case on Thursday, Brunei Darussalam has two active COVID-19 cases receiving treatment at the National Isolation Centre (NIC).
Meanwhile, the country reported no new COVID-19 case on Friday and there has been no local transmission of COVID-19 for 170 days since May 6. The national tally of confirmed cases in the country is 148.
The latest information of the COVID-19 situation in Brunei Darussalam as of noon on Friday was shared by the Ministry of Health (MoH) in its daily release.
The MoH has also taken 321 samples for SARS-CoV-2 testing in the past 24 hours, and carried out 66,268 tests for it since January.
Two hundred and eighty-two individuals are undergoing mandatory self-isolation at government monitoring centres after arriving from abroad, while 7,295 have completed the self-isolation at monitoring centres since March.
In its breakdown of COVID-19 cases in the country, healthinfo.gov.bn revealed that there were 114 cases in the Brunei-Muara District, 28 in the Belait District and six in the Tutong District.
Visit www.moh.gov.bn, contact the Health Advice Line at 148, or check the BruHealth app or healthinfo.gov.bn for information and updates.
-- Courtesy of Borneo Bulletin