118 new COVID-19 cases recorded on Tuesday noon

(VOVWORLD) - The national tally of COVID-19 infections rose to 10,999 after 118 more locally-transmitted cases were confirmed in the past six hours to 12pm on Tuesday , according to the Ministry of Health (MoH).
118 new COVID-19 cases recorded on Tuesday noon - ảnh 1A medical worker conducts COVID-19 testing (Photo: VNA)
Among the new cases, 69 were found in Bac Giang, which is the country’s current largest pandemic hotspot; 29 in Ho Chi Minh City, 15 in Bac Ninh, three in Ha Tinh, and one each in Hanoi and Lang Son.

So far, Vietnam has logged 9,356 domestic infections and 1,643 imported cases. The number of COVID-19 cases since April 27, when the latest outbreak began, amounted to 7,786. The death toll remained at 61.

Twenty-three provinces have gone through 14 consecutive days without new cases.