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Additional three COVID-19 patients given all-clear

Three more COVID-19 patients in Vietnam were declared fully recovered on July 7 evening, raising the total given the all-clear to 345, or 93.5 percent, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.

The steering committee reported on July 8 morning that Vietnam entered the 83rd day in a row without any infections in the community, as no new cases were recorded overnight.

According to a report of the committee’s Treatment Sub-Committee, 24 active patients have stable health conditions. Of the total, two tested negative for the SARS-CoV-2 once, and seven at least twice.

At present, a total of 11,373 people who had close contact with COVID-19 patients or returned from pandemic-hit areas are under quarantine./.