Vietnam records 1 new COVID-19 case, 1,110 in total

Source: Xinhua| 2020-10-12 19:54:24|Editor: huaxia

HANOI, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam recorded one new confirmed case of COVID-19 on Monday, bringing its total tally to 1,110 with 35 deaths, according to the Health Ministry.

The latest case is a 35-year-old Indian man who recently entered the country from India and was quarantined upon arrival, said the ministry.

The ministry also reported that one more patient has been given all-clear, raising the total number of recoveries in the country to 1,025 as of Monday.

Meanwhile, nearly 16,200 people are being quarantined and monitored in Vietnam, the ministry said.

Vietnam has gone through 40 straight days without any COVID-19 cases in the community, according to the ministry. Enditem