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14 new cases reported, 18 more patients discharged from hospital

The National Taskforce Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control reported today 14 new cases of Covid-19 including seven community transmissions in Vientiane, three imported cases each in Savannakhet and Champassak, and one community infection in Vientiane (province).

Eighteen patients of Covid-19 were discharged from hospital today.

The cumulative number of Covid-19 in the country has reached 2010 including 1,880 recoveries, 126 active cases and three deaths.

“As for the administration of first doses of Pfizer vaccine in Vientiane between Jun 15-25, people can receive the vaccine at the main halls of the district administration offices of Chanthaboury, Sikhottabong and Xaythany, Xaysettha District Hospital, Naxaythong District Hospital, Hadxayfong District Hospital, Sangthong District Hospital, Pakton Hospital, and Pakngum District Hospital,” Dr Rattanaxay Phetsouvanh, Director of the Department of Communicable Disease Control, Ministry of Health, told a press conference in Vientiane today.

Source: Lao News Agency