Vietnam recorded five new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing its total tally to 1,321 with 35 deaths from the coronavirus epidemic, according to its Ministry of Health.
The new cases, who are an Indian, a South Korean and three Vietnamese nationals, recently entered the country from abroad and were quarantined upon arrival, said the ministry.
It also said that a total of 1,153 COVID-19 patients in the country have been given all-clear as of Wednesday.
Meanwhile, over 16,000 people are being quarantined and monitored, the ministry said.
Vietnam has gone through 84 straight days without any new COVID-19 cases in the community, according to the ministry.