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14,508 new COVID-19 cases added to national tally

VGP – The Ministry of Health confirmed 14,508 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, raising the national patient tally to 1,252,590.

12/01/2021 06:45

The latest patients comprise two imported cases and 14,506 domestic infections in 60 cities and provinces, namely Ho Chi Minh City (1,675), Can Tho (989), Soc Trang (757), Ba Ria – Vung Tau (756), Tay Ninh (729), Binh Duong (642), Dong Thap (610), Vinh Long (585), Binh Thuan (584), Binh Phuoc (515), Dong Nai (509), Ca Mau (507), Kien Giang (479), Ha Noi (467), Ben Tre (419), Bac Lieu (402), Khanh Hoa (365), Dak Lak (342), Hau Giang (291), An Giang (244), Tra Vinh (240), Binh Dinh (234), Lam Dong (222), Tien Giang (142), Thua Thien-Hue (141), Hai Phong (141), Bac Ninh (106), Thanh Hoa (104), Da Nang (99), Long An (82), Dak Nong (82), Thai Nguyen (79), Nghe An (78), Ninh Thuan (76), Ha Giang (68), Hung Yen (67), Phu Tho (64), Quang Nam (56), Nam Dinh (52), Phu Yen (51), Quang Ngai (50), Gia Lai (47), Hai Duong (46), Ha Tinh (31), Thai Binh (30), Quang Binh (29), Tuyen Quang (29), Vinh Phuc (26), Quang Ninh (23), Yen Bai (22), Lang Son (21), Hoa Binh (18), Quang Tri (17), Kon Tum (15), Cao Bang (15), Ha Nam (11), Bac Giang (11), Dien Bien (8 ), Lao Cai (4), and Son La (2).

The national tally includes 1,247,358 locally transmitted cases documented since April 27 when the 4th COVID-19 wave began.

The same day, the ministry reported 2,704 fresh recoveries, taking the total number of recovered cases to 992,052.

The ministry also announced additional 196 fatalities, bringing the nation’s COVID-19 death toll to 25,448, representing 2 percent of the national caseload.

The nation has administered 123,442,920 COVID-19 vaccine doses, an increase of 1,348,139 doses from Tuesday./.

By Huong Giang