No new COVID-19 infection, steering committee warns against complacency hinh anh 1Samples for COVID-19 testing. Illustrative image (Photo: VNA) 

Hanoi (VNA) – No new case of COVID-19 was reported in the past 12 hours to 6 pm on May 1, which is the 15th day in a row Vietnam has had no new infection in the community.

The number of COVID-19 cases in the country remained at 270, with 219 given the all clear.  

Among the patients under treatment, nine have tested negative for SARS-CoV-2 once, and seven tested negative at least twice.

A total of 47,735 people are under quarantine or health monitoring.

The National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control continues to urge all people to strictly follow disease prevention measures to minimize the spread of the epidemic./.