Brunei reports 3 new COVID-19 cases, 210 in total
According to Brunei's Ministry of Health, Case 208 is a 49-year-old man who arrived in the country from Manila. Case 209 is a 24-year-old man who arrived in the country from Nepal via Kuala Lumpur. Case 210 is a woman aged 59 years old who arrived in the country from Egypt via Kuala Lumpur.
All the new cases arrived in the country on March 17. The contact tracing for all the three cases is still being conducted and there are now 13 active cases being treated in the National Isolation Center who are all in a stable condition.
With the detection of these cases, a total of 69 imported cases have been confirmed in the country since the last local infection case on May 6, 2020. Brunei has recorded 328 days without local COVID-19 cases.
Brunei also reported three more recoveries from the COVID-19 pandemic on Tuesday, bringing the total number of recovered patients to 194. There have been three deaths reported from COVID-19 so far in Brunei. ■