One more COVID-19 case detected in Tay Ninh province

(VOVWORLD) - The southern border province on Saturday confirmed another COVID-19 case, bringing Vietnam’s total count to 315. 

The latest patient returned from Cambodia by coach on May 1 and was sent to a concentrated quarantine area the next day. He tested negative for coronavirus on May 5 and positive on May 15.  

17 people in close contact with the 39-year-old patient have been put in quarantine.

So far, 260 COVID-19 patients in Vietnam have recovered.