Health ministry confirms 3,646 COVID-19 cases
VGP – The Ministry of Health confirmed 3,646 COVID-19 cases over the last 24 hours, raising the national patient tally to 873,901.
The daily number of COVID-19 cases from October 1-20
The same day, the ministry reported 1,737 recoveries, taking the total number of recovered cases to 796,583, accounting for over 91 percent of the national caseload.
The ministry also announced further 72 fatalities in Ho Chi Minh City (43), Binh Duong (8 ), An Giang (7), Tien Giang (4), Long An (3), Kien Giang (2), Dak Lak (2), Dong Thap (1), Bac Lieu (1), and Dong Nai (1), bringing the death toll to 21,416, representing 2.5 percent of the nation’s total infections.
The nation has administered 67,083,557 COVID-19 vaccine doses, an increase of 1,990,538 doses from Tuesday./.
By Huong Giang