Vietnam confirms 9 new coronavirus infections

Vietnam reported 9 new coronavirus infections on Thursday, bringing its total to 85, according to the Ministry of Health.

All of the new cases are overseas returnees, 4 in Hanoi and 5 in Ho Chi Minh City. 7 of them flew back from the UK. Vietnam has recorded 69 coronavirus infections since March 6, after going 22 days without a new case.

16 people have recovered and been discharged from hospital.

Source: VOV5