Hanoi reports 22 new COVID-19 cases on September 13 morning hinh anh 1Collecting swab sample for COVID-19 testing in Hanoi. (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – The capital city of Hanoi recorded an additional 22 COVID-19 cases in the past 12 hours to 6am on September 13, according to the municipal Department of Health.

The infections included 18 cases detected in quarantined sites and four in sealed off areas of Thanh Xuan and Hoang Mai districts.

Since April 29, the capital city has logged a total 3,802 infections, including 1,595 cases found in the community.

Nearly 573,830 COVID-19 vaccine doses were administered on September 12, raising the total in Hanoi to more than 4.48 million, or 89 percent of its allocated vaccines.

The city is stepping up mass testing and vaccination for local residents, said Vice Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Manh Quyen./.