They died between July 4 and 17, with details only just released.

An area in Thanh Nhan Ward, Hai Ba Trung District, Hanoi, is locked down after two COVID-19 cases were detected.

Among the deaths, 20 were recorded in HCM City, the country’s current largest COVID-19 hotspot.

Two deaths were in Binh Duong province; three in Long An province; one in Bac Giang province; one in Da Nang city; one in Hanoi; and one in Dong Thap province.

Source: VNA