Laos’ Covid-19 infections reach 2,121

The nationwide number of Covid-19 infections, cumulated since March 2020, has reached 2,121 including 1,981 recoveries and three deaths.

The National Taskforce Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control told a press conference in Vientiane on Jun 30 that 20 new cases have been recorded over the past 24 hours including 16 imported cases and four local transmissions.

The imported cases included nine in Savannakhet, six in Champassak, and one in Khammuan.

All of the new local transmissions were recorded in Vientiane province.

As of Jun 28, 2021 over 1.46 million people across the country had been vaccinated against Covid-19 with over 916,000 given first doses and more than 544,000 given second doses.

Source: Lao News Agency