​Brunei Darussalam recorded one more day without new COVID-19 case. When announcing the current situation at the media conference yesterday afternoon, the Minister of Health said, total COVID-19 cases in the country remain at 141, whereas the total number of cases that have recovered is 138. Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Awang Haji  Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar, Minister of Health, shared the matter at the Media Conference on the latest COVID-19 situation, yesterday afternoon.


According to Yang Berhormat, only one case is still being treated at the National Isolation Centre, with the case still in critical condition and requiring the heart/lung machine or ECMO as well as respiratory assistance.


At this time, 88 individuals are currently undergoing quarantine in accordance to the Infectious Diseases Act, Chapter 204 and 2,735 people have completed their quarantine.


In the past 24 hours, 415 samples have been tested for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, bringing the total number of lab tests conducted since January 2020 to 23,708.


Following the announcement on the BruHealth App, 368,599 individuals have registered as users of the application. Seven thousand and 63 businesses and premises have registered for the app. Meanwhile, 2,033 business premises have downloaded the PremisScan application, which is intended for the use of individuals who do not have access to mobile phone devices to enter the premises.



Source: Radio Television Brunei

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