The latest patients include 12 Vietnamese returnees from Cambodia (1), Japan (1), the United Arab Emirates (2), and Qatar (8).
All the others are domestic infections recorded in Ho Chi Minh City (31), Bac Giang (18), Bac Ninh (7), Da Nang (5), Long An (3), Lang Son (2), Dong Nai (1), Ha Tinh (2), Nghe An (1), and Nam Dinh (1).
The same day, the ministry reported 321 patients were discharged from hospitals, bringing the total number of recoveries to 5,054.
The death toll stood at 64./.
By Thuy Dung