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Additional 1,344 Covid-19 infections confirmed on Wednesday
  • | | May 25, 2022 09:16 PM
An additional 1,344 new Covid-19 infections were confirmed on Wednesday, raising the national tally to over 10.71 million, according to the Ministry of Health.

According to the ministry's report, most of the new patients are locally-transmitted cases confirmed in 33 out of 63 localities in the country with some localities seeing the highest numbers including Hanoi ( 316), Vinh Phuc (94), Bac Ninh (90), Nghe An (76), and Phu Tho (63).

As of Wednesday evening, the number of Covid-19 patients in Vietnam has increased to over 10.71 million. The country now stands 12th among 227 countries and territories worldwide in the number of infections.

On May 25, an additional 2,459 more patients recovered from the disease, raising the number of recoveries in the country to over 9.41 million.

On Wednesday evening, two deaths related to Covid-19 were announced, raising the fatalities at 43,078.

By May 24, the country had injected more than 219 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines, including over 3.79 million given to children aged 5 to 11.

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