612 new Covid-19 cases, six new deaths reported

Some 612 new Covid-19 cases and six new deaths have been reported nationwide over the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 129,536, including 8,136 active cases and 524 deaths, according to the National Taskforce Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control.

Yesterday witnessed 505 Covid-19 patients discharged from hospitals nationwide, Director General of the Department of Communicable Diseases Control, Ministry of Health, Dr Rattanaxay Phetsouvanh told a press conference today.

Of the new confirmed cases, 609 were classified as domestic infections including153 in

Vientiane, 84 in Xieng Khuang, 83 in Xayaboury, 47 in Attapeu, 32 in Xekong, 31 each in Phongsaly and Xaysomboun and 25 in Khammuan.

Source: Lao News Agency