COVID-19 update: More people medically monitore, complacency not allowed
VGP – As of 6 am on Friday, nearly 15,000 people are
being medically monitored, up around 2,000 from the previous day, according
to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.
The total included 266 at hospitals, 7,726 at
centralized quarantine camps and 6,752 at places of residence.
The increase resulted from incoming flights carrying
Vietnamese citizens from foreign countries and territories over the past
The Committee also reported that there were no new
COVID-19 infection case this morning, which means Viet Nam has gone 36 days
with no new communnity infection of COVID-19.
The country’s patient tally remains unchanged at
324, including 148 imported cases who were immediately quarantined right
upon their arrrivals.
The current active cases are being treated at nine
central and provincial medical facilities, said the committee. Of the
figure, 25 patients are being treated at the National Hospital for Tropical
Diseases in Ha Noi.
British patient 91, who is the sickest case in Viet
Nam, was transferred to the Cho Ray Hospital for further treatment after
more than two-month treatment at the Ho Chi Minh City Hospital for Tropical
As the pandemic is evolving complicated around the
world, the steering committee warned that Viet Nam has not won COVID-19
fight, thus complacency is not allowed./.