According to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control, Việt Nam entered its 68th consecutive day without any community spread of the coronavirus on Tuesday.
Việt Nam’s most critically ill COVID-19 patient, a British pilot with Vietnam Airlines, is expected to be discharged from the hospital and return to the UK soon, doctors at Chợ Rẫy Hospital have said.
No new COVID-19 cases were reported in Việt Nam over the weekend, making Sunday the 66th straight day without community transmission in the country, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.
Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has stressed that the great, direct and multi-faceted contribution of the country's media and press agencies had made an important contribution to the victory over COVID-19 in Việt Nam.
The British pilot, Việt Nam’s 91st COVID-19 patient, is able to stand and is undergoing physical therapy with the support of medical workers, according to HCM City’s Chợ Rẫy Hospital.