Vietnam logs 3,195 new COVID-19 cases on August 26

An additional 3,195 COVID-19 cases were reported in Vietnam on August 26, making it the fourth consecutive day the number of daily infections has exceeded the 3,000 mark.

Illustrative image (Photo: VNA)
Illustrative image (Photo: VNA)

The new infections brought the country’s total caseload to 11,399,400, according to the Ministry of Health.

Also on August 26, 9,338 patients were declared to be free from coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, lifting the total number of recoveries to 10,126,265.

Meanwhile, the death toll was kept at 43,110, accounting for 0.4% of the total infections, as no fatality was recorded on the day.

Nearly 255.19 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered so far.