No new clusters of COVID-19 infections detected in HCM city

(VOVWORLD) - HCM city, the current epicenter of COVID-19 in Vietnam, reported no new clusters of infections on Thursday, keeping the number of clusters being isolated at 31, according to the municipal CDC. 

Another 3,000 patients in HCM city were discharged the same day, bringing the city’s total count of recoveries since the 4th wave of coronavirus struck Vietnam in late April to more than 28,000. 

HCM city has detected more than 82,000 cases since April and is currently imposing the most stringent social distancing measures so far.