Specifically, patient 1,047 is a 8-year old boy in Duy Tien District, Ha Nam Province.
Patient 1,048 is a 35-year old man in Phu Lo Commune, Soc Son District, Ha Noi.
Patient 1,049 is a 43-year old man from Quang Phuc Ward, Ba Bon Town, Quang Binh Province.
All of them returned to Ho Chi Minh City on September 1 from Ukraine and were immediately quarantined.
They are being isolated and treated at the Long Dien District Medical Center in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province.
Of the country’s patient tally, 691 are locally-transmitted cases and the rest are imported cases.
As of 6:07 pm on Friday, 786 patients have fully recovered and 35 others died of COVID-19 and other chronic diseases.
The current active cases include eight patients under extremely serious health conditions, accounting for 3.3%./.
By Kim Anh