Six new Covid-19 cases reported in Hai Duong
The Saigon Times
|Local people come to a medical center in Hai Duong Province for Covid-19 testing. The province reported six new locally transmitted Covid-19 cases this evening, March 6 – PHOTO: MINISTRY OF HEALTH|
HCMC – The Ministry of Health has confirmed six new locally transmitted Covid-19 cases in the northern province of Hai Duong, sending Vietnam’s caseload to 2,507 as of this evening, March 6.
Since late January, the province has reported 707 Covid-19 infections.
Three of the six new cases were reported in Kim Thanh District and three others in Kinh Mon District.
All of the new cases had come into contact with Covid-19 patients and had been quarantined before testing positive for Covid-19, posing no risk of community transmission.
They are being treated at the Field Hospital No. 3 – Hai Duong Province General Hospital’s second branch.
Vietnam has reported 891 locally transmitted Covid-19 cases in 13 cities and provinces since January 28. To date, 1,920 Covid-19 patients in the country have fully recovered. Among the active cases, 259 people have tested negative for Covid-19 for one to three times.