Vietnam reports no new COVID-19 cases on October 7 morning hinh anh 1Taking COVID-19 testing sample (Source: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) No new COVID-19 infections were recorded in Vietnam over the past 12 hours from 6pm on October 6 to 6am on October 7, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.

The tally stayed unchanged at 1,098, of whom 407 are imported cases and quarantined upon arrival.

With the figures, Vietnam entered the 35th day in a row without infections in the community.

To date, 1,023 patients have been given the all-clear. Among patients still under treatment, two have tested negative for SARS-CoV-2 once, two negative twice and five negative thrice. The number of fatalities remains at 35.

A total of 14,550 people are being quarantined nationwide, with 261 at hospitals, 11,817 at designated facilities and 2,472 at home or accommodations./.