Vietnam's COVID-19 cases increase to 240

Source: Xinhua| 2020-04-04 20:55:47|Editor: xuxin
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HANOI, April 4 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam's Ministry of Health on Saturday evening confirmed a new case of the COVID-19 infection in the country, bringing the total number of the cases in the country to 240.

The new case is a Vietnamese female who recently returned from Thailand and was reportedly in contact with an earlier confirmed case, Vietnam News Agency reported Saturday.

Vietnam has 3,736 suspected cases with nearly 74,000 being monitored and quarantined as of Saturday evening, and 90 cases have recovered with no deaths recorded in the country, according to the health ministry.