On the morning of July 30, the Ministry of Health announced nine new cases of Covid-19, including eight cases in Da Nang and one case in Hanoi. Within 6 days, from Da Nang, 5 more provinces and cities recorded cases of Covid-19, with 43 cases of community infection.
Patients in Hanoi were found to correspond to case 459 (BN459), this patient is male, he is 76 years old, he is in Hoang Hoa Tham, Tay Ho, Hanoi. This patient has been to Danang for about 3 weeks. On 21/7/2020, this patient came for examination and testing at Da Nang C Hospital due to his fast heart rate. On 25/7/2020, this patient went to Hanoi. On July 29, 2020, this patient was actively monitored by the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology to take samples of people related to risk areas in Da Nang and he was positive for SARS- CoV-2.
So far, Vietnam has recorded 459 cases of Covid-19, of which 276 cases of covid19 infection upon entry were isolated immediately.
Up to now, the total number of people in close contact and entry from the epidemic area are under health monitoring: 81,546, of which:
– The number of isolated people concentrated in the hospital is: 472;
– The number of isolated people gathered at other establishments is: 14,213;
– Number of people quarantined at home and place of residence is: 66,861;
Thus, in this wave of covid19 outbreak, Vietnam is still in the stage of good control.
People on the street pay attention to wearing masks and take preventive measures that are recommended by the Vietnamese Ministry of Health to prevent diseases for themselves and those around them.
(Source: Vietnamese Ministry of Health)