In the past 24 hours, the number of infections in Ho Chi Minh City increased by 896 cases, which is the second highest number of infections with 7,122 cases, the highest day is September 3 (8,499), the third day is July 27 (6,318). . Binh Duong decreased 1,346 cases, Dong Nai decreased 372 cases, Long An increased 101 cases, Tien Giang increased 101 cases.
Of today’s infections, 4,378 cases were detected in isolation or blockade areas (down 1,202 cases), 8,099 cases are under epidemiological investigation (up 578 cases).
During the day, 311 deaths were recorded in: Ho Chi Minh City 233 cases, Binh Duong 39, Khanh Hoa 7, Dong Nai 6, Long An and Tien Giang 5, Kien Giang 3, Dong Thap, Da Nang, Can Tho, Soc Trang and Binh Dinh has 2, Hanoi, Vinh Long and Tay Ninh are all one.
The total number of deaths in Vietnam so far is 13,385 cases, a rate of 2.5% compared to the total number of cases. The mortality rate in the world is 2.1%.
Specifically, 12,477 cases in: Ho Chi Minh City 7,122, Binh Duong 2,194, Dong Nai 871, Long An 857, Tien Giang 234, Kien Giang 201, Tay Ninh 134, Khanh Hoa 97, Dong Thap 95, An Giang 87, Dak Lak 79 , Can Tho 70, Da Nang 63, Binh Thuan 48, Hanoi 42, Phu Yen 34, Quang Ngai 31, Binh Phuoc 28, Ba Ria – Vung Tau 22, Quang Binh 21, Tra Vinh 20, Thua Thien Hue 14, Gia Lai and Soc Trang 13, Nghe An 12, Thanh Hoa 11, Ca Mau 10, Binh Dinh, Vinh Long and Bac Lieu all 9, Bac Ninh 7, Lam Dong and Ben Tre all 4, Ninh Thuan and Dak Nong 3, Son La and Quang Nam 2, Kon Tum and Bac Giang one. Of which 8,099 cases are in the community.
The number of new cases brings the total number of infections in Ho Chi Minh City to 258,536, Binh Duong 134,627, Dong Nai 29,420, Long An 25,942, Tien Giang 10,805, Dong Thap 7,517, Khanh Hoa 6,953, Bac Giang 5,851, Tay Ninh 5,706, Da Nang 4,651, Can Poetry 4,384, Hanoi 3,817, Ba Ria – Vung Tau 3,707, Phu Yen 2,782, Binh Thuan 2,647, Kien Giang 2,363, An Giang 2,296, Vinh Long 2,107, Bac Ninh 1,850, Ben Tre 1,792, Nghe An 1,684, Tra Vinh 1,388, Dak Lak 1,271, Soc Trang 958, Quang Ngai 801, Binh Dinh 767, Quang Binh 760, Ninh Thuan 729, Thua Thien Hue 716, Binh Phuoc 666, Gia Lai 504, Quang Nam 485, Thanh Hoa 348, Dak Nong 305, Forest Dong 258, Son La 223, Bac Lieu 187, Ca Mau 182, Kon Tum 26.
The total number of community infections from April 27 to now is 532,491, recorded in 62 provinces.
Regarding treatment, 9,730 people were announced to be cured during the day, bringing the total number of cured cases to 301,457. According to preliminary statistics, the number of seriously ill patients being treated is 6,407 cases, of which: Breathing oxygen through a mask 4,128; High-flow oxygen breathing HFNC 1,196; Non-invasive mechanical ventilation 142; 909 invasive mechanical ventilation; ECMO 32.
Since the beginning of the epidemic, Vietnam has recorded 536,788 infections, ranking 51/222 countries and territories. Calculating the rate of infections per 1 million people, Vietnam ranks 159th (with an average of 5,457 infections for every 1 million people).
Three provinces including Dien Bien, Thai Nguyen and Vinh Phuc have not recorded new cases for 14 days.
Six provinces including Bac Kan, Ha Giang, Hoa Binh, Lai Chau, Tuyen Quang and Yen Bai have not recorded new cases for 30 days.
Five provinces and cities with high number of cases are Ho Chi Minh City, Binh Duong, Dong Nai, Long An, and Tien Giang.
Regarding testing, In the past 24 hours, 494,756 tests were performed for 1,169,631 turns of people. The number of tests from April 27 to now has done 17,695,842 samples for 40,159,783 turns of people.
Regarding vaccinations, the total number of vaccine doses administered was 22,012,123 doses, of which the 1st dose was 18,673,340 doses, and the 2nd dose was 3,338,783 doses.
The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City issued a document related to the strengthening of testing in the area until September 15. Accordingly, the city requested localities and units to focus on implementing testing to thoroughly detect infections in the community, reduce high and very high-risk areas, expand and control safe areas. , strive to control the epidemic before September 15.
Quang Tri province, after recording a cluster of cases at Dong Ha City Medical Center, the provincial Center for Disease Control established 13 sampling teams and organized sampling for rapid antigen testing for the entire population. 2,000 F2 related to the cluster of cases above, quickly trace and eliminate the remaining F0 cases in the community.
An Giang province continues to implement social distancing according to Directive No. 15 across the province from 0:00 on September 7 until further notice. Communes, wards and townships in the “orange” and “red zones” continue to follow the guidelines of Directive No. 16.
Kien Giang province continues to implement social distancing according to Directive No. 16 for 7 districts and cities including Rach Gia City, Ha Tien City, Kien Luong, Hon Dat, Giang Thanh, Chau Thanh, Vinh Thuan from 0:00 on the 7th. September 9 to September 13. Implement social distancing according to Directive No. 15 for 8 districts and cities including Phu Quoc City, U Minh Thuong, An Minh, An Bien, Go Quao, Giong Rieng, Tan Hiep, Kien Hai, from 0:00 on 7/24. 9 and strive for a transition to the new normal.
From September 8-11, the Department of Health implemented a plan to inject 1 dose of AstraZeneca vaccine against Covid-19 to more than 92,000 people, including people in the “green zone”. This is the largest-scale Covid-19 vaccination program ever in Da Nang.