Among the cases, 377 were imported and quarantined immediately after arrival, and 691 were locally-transmitted, with 551 recorded since July 25.

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Meanwhile, 941 patients have been given the all clear, and the fatalities remain at 35.

Among patients receiving treatment, 14 have tested negative for SARS-CoV-2 once, three negative twice and 22 negative three times.

A total of 30,163 people who had close contacts with COVID-19 patients or arrived from pandemic-hit areas are under health monitoring at hospitals, designated facilities or accommodations.

Source: VNA