Brunei reports 2 new imported Covid-19 cases, 255 cases in total

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN: Brunei reported two new confirmed Covid-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the national tally to 255, Xinhua reported.

According to Brunei’s Ministry of Health, case 254 is a 36-year-old man and case 255 is a 45-year-old man. They arrived in the country from Indonesia on June 6 and have no symptoms of infection.

Investigation and contact tracing have found no close contacts as they were quarantined upon arrival.

The new cases were being treated and monitored at the National Isolation Centre, and six other active cases were in a stable condition.

With the detection of the new case, a total of 114 imported cases have been confirmed since the last local infection case on May 6, 2020. Brunei has recorded 410 days without local Covid-19 infection cases.

Brunei also reported one recovery on Sunday. A total of 244 recovered patients have recovered and three deaths reported from Covid-19 so far. – Bernama