Vietnam records no new COVID-19 cases, total stands at 1,069

Source: Xinhua| 2020-09-25 21:25:11|Editor: huaxia

HANOI, Sept. 25 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam reported no new cases of COVID-19 infection on Friday, with its total confirmed cases standing at 1,069 with 35 deaths from the disease so far, according to its Ministry of Health.

As many as eight more patients have been given all-clear, raising the total cured cases in the country to 999 as of Friday, while over 21,800 people are being quarantined and monitored in the country, the ministry said.

Vietnam has gone through 23 straight days without any COVID-19 cases in the community, according to the ministry.

All activities in Vietnam's central city of Da Nang, once a COVID-19 epicenter in the country, returned to normal on Friday as the COVID-19 outbreak in the city has been controlled, according to a report by Vietnam News Agency.

The city's last COVID-19 patient was given the all-clear from the virus on Wednesday, said the report. Enditem