COVID-19: Vietnam's daily caseload lowest in 3 months

(VOVWORLD) - The Ministry of Health recorded 2,939 local COVID-19 cases in 43 cities and provinces across Vietnam on Tuesday, the lowest in 90 days.

Ho Chi Minh city detected the highest number of new cases (1,018), followed by Dong Nai (501), and Binh Duong (447).

The ministry also confirmed 93 COVID-19 deaths Tuesday, bringing the nation's death toll since the pandemic started to 20,763, or 2.4% of the total infections.

Over 55 million people in Vietnam have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine shot.