Thus, in the past 24 hours, Ho Chi Minh City decreased 987 cases, Dong Nai decreased 130 cases, Binh Phuoc decreased 26 cases. Meanwhile, Binh Duong increased 461 cases, An Giang increased 50 cases, Tay Ninh increased 43 cases.
Of today’s infections, 4,889 cases were detected in isolation or blockade areas (up 191 cases), 4,453 cases are under epidemiological investigation (down 860 cases).
The average number of new infections in the country recorded in the past 7 days is 10,035 cases/day.
During the day, 174 deaths were recorded in: Ho Chi Minh City 122, Binh Duong 32, Tay Ninh, An Giang and Dong Nai 4, Can Tho 3, Dong Thap 2, Tien Giang, Binh Thuan and Da Nang all one. The average number of deaths recorded in the past 7 days is 208 cases.
The total number of community infections from April 27 to now is 761,528, recorded in 62 provinces. Since the beginning of the epidemic, Vietnam has recorded 766,051 infections, ranking 44 out of 222 countries and territories.
Specifically, the number of infections today is as follows:
Five provinces including Lang Son, Nam Dinh, Ninh Binh, Phu Tho and Thai Binh have not recorded new cases for 14 days.
Nine provinces including Bac Kan, Dien Bien, Ha Giang, Hai Phong, Hoa Binh, Lai Chau, Thai Nguyen, Tuyen Quang, Yen Bai have not recorded new cases for 30 days.
Localities with high cumulative infections during this outbreak: Ho Chi Minh City, Binh Duong, Dong Nai, Long An, Tien Giang.
Regarding treatment, The number of recovered patients in a day was 10,528, bringing the total number of cured cases to 538,454. The number of critically ill patients being treated is 4,135.
Regarding testing, In the last 24 hours, 168,786 tests were performed for 344,543 turns of people. The number of tests from April 27 to now has done 18,137,096 samples for 51,904,476 turns of people.
Regarding vaccinations, On September 26, there were 865,610 doses of vaccine injected. Thus, the total number of doses administered was 39,232,772 doses, of which 30,946,214 doses were administered with 1 injection, 8,286,558 doses were administered for the 2nd dose.
The Ministry of Health continues to develop guidelines for safe, flexible, and effective adaptation to the Covid-19 epidemic on the basis of references to documents and experiences of more than 40 countries around the world implementing “opening up”. . The guidance includes indicators for assessment and measures to be taken by risk levels; in a way that is easy to understand, easy to apply, and suitable when deployed at the commune, ward and township level; closely follow the implementation according to the political system to have flexible leadership and direction in the implementation organization.
According to the Draft Directive Adjusting safe and flexible adaptation measures, effectively controlling the epidemic and recovering socio-economic in the localityFrom 0:00 on October 1, Ho Chi Minh City will take steps to loosen social distancing. Many production, business and service activities have been reopened with the criterion “it is safe to produce and production must be safe”. Continue to stop operating all types of businesses with high potential for infection, including: bars, spas, massages, beauty services, on-site catering services, discos, karaoke…
From September 28, Hanoi allows the implementation of a number of activities, allowing outdoor gymnastics and sports but must not gather more than 10 people, and commercial centers are allowed to resume operations (except for stores). food and drink are only allowed to be sold for take-out); Clothing, fashion, and cosmetic stores are also allowed to open, but must ensure epidemic prevention and control regulations.