Among the 79 new domestic cases, 60 were detected in quarantine sites and sealed off areas.

As of 6am, Vietnam documented 12,585 locally-infected infections and 1,738 imported ones.

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The MoH said 5,759 patients were given the all-clear so far, while the death toll stood at 72.

Among the active patients, 388 tested negative for the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 once, 126 twice and 137 thrice.

Fourteen provinces have gone through 14 days without new infections.

As of 4pm on June 24, over 2.9 million vaccine doses had been injected. The number of people getting two shots was 143,121.

Source: VNA