On the afternoon of March 23, the Ministry of Health recorded a positive case of nCoV, who entered an isolated entry point in Hanoi.
“Patient 2576”Male, 25 years old, address in Nghi Loc district, Nghe An province. He came from France to Noi Bai airport on March 9, on March 23, he had positive results for CoV after two tests. Currently, he is isolated and treated at the Dong Anh Central Hospital for Tropical Diseases.
The national epidemic has been initially controlled. Hai Duong did not add new cases for the 5th consecutive day. 10 provinces and cities that have not reported new cases in the community for more than a month include: Hoa Binh, Dien Bien, Ha Giang, Binh Duong, Hung Yen, Bac Giang, Gia Lai, Bac Ninh, Quang Ninh and Ho Chi Minh City. . Hanoi has had no new cases for 35 days, Hai Phong has passed 27 days.
The total number of people in close contact and entry from the epidemic area under medical monitoring is 37,754. In particular, the isolation that is concentrated in the hospital is 490 people, in other facilities is 18,620 and the isolation at home and accommodation: is more than 18,000 people. .644 4.
Today, 12 patients were announced from Covid-19.
Total cumulative cases from the beginning of the epidemic to now are 2,575, out of 2,234. The death toll from Covid-19 was 35, with four deaths after three to four negative tests. The rest of the patients remained healthy, of which 42 tested negative for nCoV the first time, 29 were negative for the second time, and 66 were negative for the third time.
Today, the Ministry of Health on the afternoon of March 23, approved the Russian vaccine Sputnik V, serving the urgent need of Covid-19 prevention and control in Vietnam. This is the second Covid-19 vaccine approved urgently by Vietnam. The first Vietnam-approved Covid-19 vaccine was from AstraZeneca. 117,600 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine returned to Vietnam in mid-February, from March 8, deployed to the priority group against Covid-19. To date more than 36,000 people have been vaccinated with AstraZeneca vaccine.