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Vietnam records no new cases of COVID-19 on April 17 evening

Vietnam reported no new cases of COVID-19 on April 17, keeping the country’s total number of infections at 268, the national steering committee for the coronavirus prevention and control said.

As many as 198 people have fully recovered.

Of the remaining patients currently being treated in hospital, 13 have tested negative for the virus once, and four others twice.

There are 73,758 people currently in quarantine. Among these, 324 people are being monitored at hospitals, 11,549 people are quarantined at centres or other establishments and 57,172 are self-quarantined at home./.