PRESS RELEASE ON THE CURRENT
SITUATION OF THE COVID-19 INFECTION
IN BRUNEI DARUSSALAM
09 Zulhijjah 1442 / 20 July 2021
1. The Ministry of Health would like to inform the public on the current situation of the COVID-19 infection in Brunei Darussalam for Tuesday, 09 Zulhijjah 1442 / 20 July 2021, as of 12.00 noon.
|Summary of Cases |
|New Case Today ||Total Number of Cases |
|Recovered Case Today ||Active Cases||Deaths||Recovered|
|Last local COVID-19 cases ||Total number of imported cases since the last local case was reported|
Reported on 6 May 2020
(440 days ago)
|Summary of Individuals Undergoing Self-Isolation |
|Total number of individuals undergoing Mandatory Self Isolation||Total number of individuals who have completed Mandatory Self Isolation (since March 2020)|
|Summary of Number of Virus SARS-CoV-2 tests |
|Total number of tests conducted within 24 hours||Total number of tests conducted (since Januari 2020)|
|COVID-19 Vaccination Status |
|Total number of vaccines administered on 19 July 2021 |
|Total population administered with at least 1 dose of vaccine|
Total population administered with
2 doses of vaccine
|Total senior citizens administered with at least 1 dose of vaccine|
|113,703 (25.1%)||20,802 (4.6%)||19,073|
2. Cases 306 to 308 that are reported today arrived in Brunei Darussalam from Singapore via sea on 9 July 2021 and the contact tracing conducted has identified 15 close contacts for all these cases:
- Case 306 is a 43-year-old Indonesian man. He had a fever, cough and flu since 11 July 2021;
- Case 307 is a 47-year-old Filipino man. He experienced a headache since 15 July 2021;
- Case 308 is a 35-year-old Filipino man. He had a fever, cough, flu and diarrhea since 18 July 2021.
- Case 309 is a 42-year-old Filipino woman who arrived in Brunei Darussalam from Manila on 7 July 2021. She does not have any signs of infection. The contact tracing conducted has found that there is no close contact for this case.
3. All of the new cases were detected when they were undergoing quarantine and all their travel arrangements upon arrival and their quarantine follows the existing Standard Operating Procedure (SOP).
4. All the cases treated at the National Isolation Centre are in a stable condition.
5. For further information and latest updates, members of the public can visit the official website of the Ministry of Health at www.moh.gov.bn or by contacting the Health Advice Line 148 or through the BruHealth App.
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Date : 09 Zulhijjah 1442 / 20 July 2021