Six-month low daily count of COVID-19 cases recorded on October 16

The national COVID-19 caseload rose to 11,492,598 with 325 new cases recorded on October 16, the lowest daily count for six months, according to the Ministry of Health .
A man gets vaccinated against COVID-19. (Photo: VNA)
A man gets vaccinated against COVID-19. (Photo: VNA)

With 241 patients given the all clear during the day, the number of recoveries rose to 10,598,974.

Meanwhile, there are 47 patients needing breathing support.

No death from COVID-19 was recorded in the past 24 hours. The total fatalities stood at 43,155.

As of the end of October 15, the total number of doses of COVID-19 vaccines injected was 260,552,191 with 60.626 doses administered on October 15.