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EIGHT new import case COVID-19 reported today, 24 July 2021

PRESS RELEASE ON THE CURRENT

SITUATION OF THE COVID-19 INFECTION

IN BRUNEI DARUSSALAM

13 Zulhijjah 1442 / 24 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 Saturday, 13 Zulhijjah 1442 / 24 July 2021, as of 12.00 noon.

Summary of Cases ​ ​ ​ ​
New Case TodayTotal Number of Cases ​ ​
LocalImport
321 ​ ​
08
Recovered Case TodayActive CasesDeathsRecovered
0493269


Last local COVID-19 cases Total number of imported cases since the last local case was reported

Reported on 6 May 2020

(444 days ago)

180 Cases


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)

77322,326


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)

176 sampel150,053



COVID-19 Vaccination Status ​ ​
Total number of vaccines administered on 23 July 2021 ​ ​
571

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
119,721 (26.4%)22,293 (4.9%)20,089



2.    The new Cases 314 & 315 arrived in Brunei Darussalam on 11 July 2021 from Indonesia via Singapore on board flight SQ146:

 

i)             Case 314 is a 35-year-old woman and does not have any signs of infection;

ii)           Case 315 is a 27-year-old woman and does not have any signs of infection;

 

Meanwhile, Case 316 until Case 321 arrived in the country on 18 July 2021 from Jakarta on board Royal Brunei Airlines BI736, which is the same flight with Case 312:

 

iii)          Case 316 is a 43-year-old man;

iv)          Case 317 is a 22-year-old man;

v)           Case 318 is a 44-year-old woman;

vi)          Case 319 is a 35-year-old man;

 

Case 316 until Case 319 does not have any signs of infection and does not have any close contacts.

 

Whereas, Case 320 is a 45-year-old man, who has been experiencing cough symptoms since 20 July 2021 and Case 321 is a 40-year-old man and does not have any signs of infection. The contact tracing conducted has found 10 close contacts for both cases as they all arrived in this country together with the two cases.

 

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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Reference: KK/PR/1

Date  : 13 Zulhijjah 1442 / 24 July 2021


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