Vietnam records 546 COVID-19 cases on October 24

Vietnam reported 546 new COVID-19 infections on October 24, according to the Ministry of Health.
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The new cases lifted the country’s total to 11,497,533.

The same day, 124 patients were declared to be free from coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, raising the total number of recoveries to 10,601,089.

Meanwhile, there are 47 patients needing breathing support.

Two deaths from COVID-19 were recorded in the past 24 hours, raising to the total fatalities to 43,161.

The country has so far administered more than 261,297,020 doses of COVID-19 vaccines.