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Vietnam reports 1,609 new COVID-19 cases

Vietnam recorded 1,609 new cases of COVID-19, according to the
Ministry of Health, Trend reports citing Xinhua.

All the new cases were locally transmitted, said the
ministry.

Health authorities of the northern province of Thai Nguyen on
the same day reported 152,485 previously detected COVID-19
cases.

The newly reported infections brought the total tally to
11,346,137. The country reported no new deaths from the pandemic on
Saturday, with the total fatalities staying at 43,094.

As of Saturday, there were 44 severe cases in need of assisted
breathing in the Southeast Asian country, according to the
ministry.

Nationwide, 9,964,533 COVID-19 patients, or nearly 88 percent of
the total infections, have so far recovered.

Nearly 248.3 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been
administered in the country, including approximately 214.7 million
shots on people aged 18 and above, said the ministry.

Vietnam has already recorded COVID-19 infections with Omicron
BA.4, BA.5 and BA.2.12.1 sub-variants and is accelerating the
inoculation of its people with a fourth vaccine dose.

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