Two new cases of COVID-19, sadly, was found in Vietnam, specifically in provinces like Hai Duong and Quang Ninh. Source from VnExpress confirmed.
According to VnExpress, two new cases of COVID-19 in Vietnam are the first two cases of social infected after 55 consecutive days. Vietnam recognized no social infection for nearly two months, but the streak was broken. One of new COVID-19 case in Vietnam is a female employee of a company in Quang Ninh.
Specifically, patient number “1552” works at Poyun Corporation, lives at Kim Dien, Hung Dao ward, Chi Linh city, Hai Duong province. She was suspected to get infected from the virus after closed contact with an already positive with COVID-19 case in Japan. New patient of coronavirus was RT-PCR tested yesterday and was announced to have carried the virus. She is now being treat at the Governmental Tropical Diseases Hospital, Hanoi.
While patient number “1553” is an employee of Van Don International Airport, Quang Ninh. He lives at Hong Ha ward, Ha Long city, Quang Ninh province. The patient from Quang Ninh was acknowledge that he had a closed contact with a COVID-19 suspected case. Eventually, the patient got some symptoms of the disease and was test yesterday, Jan. 27th. The examination showed that he was positive with the virus. At this moment, he is being treated at the Governmental Tropical Diseases Hospital, Dong Anh branch, Hanoi.
From the beginning of the global pandemic, Vietnam got a total of 1.553 cases, treated successfully 1.430 cases and conceded 35 deaths caused by the virus. All of the died patients suffered from a complicated health issue such as heart disease, diabetes, obesity, or cancers.
The Minister of Health Department, Nguyen Thanh Long, declared that Vietnam will summon good doctors and nurses from Bach Mai Hospital, Governmental Institution of Epidemiology, University of Social Medical, and Hanoi Medical University to Hai Duong and Quang Ninh.
Prime Minister of Vietnam, Vu Duc Dam, also said that leaders of Hai Duong and Quang Ninh should focus on stopping the disease and support citizens to have a healthy and safe Tet holiday.
Times 24H also wishes the same thing for Vietnam, and hope the nation will recover once again, from the pain caused by COVID-19.