02.08.2020, 19:04

Vietnam reports 30 new Covid-19 infection cases, total rising to 620

The National Steering Committee on Covid-19 Prevention and Control on Sunday evening reported 30 new Covid-19 infection cases, bringing the total number of patients in Vietnam to 620.
Vietnam reports 30 new Covid-19 infection cases, total rising to 620

A doctor takes care of two Covid-19 patients in Danang City.

The latest patients include 16 in Danang City, nine in Quang Nam Province, two in Dak Lak Province, one in Dong Nai Province, one in Khanh Hoa Province, and one in Ha Nam Province.


Patient 591 is a 63-year old woman from Duy Xuyen District, Quang Nam Province. She was in close contact with the previously announced patient 456 in Danang on July 19-20.

Patient 592 is a 100-year old woman from Duy Xuyen District, Quang Nam Province. She was admitted to the Binh An Hospital in Quang Nam Province on July 22 and then transferred to the same department with patient 524.

Patient 593 is a 75-year old from Hoi An city, Quang Nam Province. He visited his wife at the Danang General Hospital in July.

Patient 594 is a 68-year old woman from Hoi An city, Quang Nam Province. On July 14 and 20, she took care of her daughter at the Danang General Hospital.

Patient 595 is a 50-year old woman from Bien Hoa city, Dong Nai Province.

She came to the Danang General Hospital on July 19 to visit his father and was in close contact with patient 510.

From July 20-25, patients 595 and 510 took turn to care for their father at the hospital.

Patient 596 is a 23-year old woman from Thang Binh District, Quang Nam Province.

She is a health staff working at a private clinic.

On July 14-17 and July 19, he came to visit a patient at the Danang Hospital C.

Patient 597 is a 39-year old man from Thang Binh District, Quang Nam Province. He lives with his parents (patients numbered 522 and 523).

Patient 598 is a 8-year old girl from Thang Binh District, Quang Nam Province. She is the daughter of patient 597.

Patient 599 is a 9-year old girld from Thang Binh District, Quang Nam Province.

Patient 600 is a 7-year old girl from Thang Binh District. She is daughter of patient 564.

Patient 601 is a 41-year old woman living in Buon Ma Thuot city, Dak Lak Province.

Patient 602 is a 14-year old boy living in Buon Ma Thuot city, Dak Lak Province.

Patient 601 and 602 attended a wedding in Danang last month.

Patient 603 is a 21-year old male student from Binh Thanh District, Ho Chi Minh City. He returned home from California, the US on July 30.

Patients 604-619 are residents of Danang.

Patient 620 is a 44-year old woman from Phu Ly, Ha Nam Province. From July 17-25, she set up a restaurant near the Danang General Hospital.


As of 6:10pm on Sunday, the number of Covid-19 cases linked to Danang rose to 174 since July 25, said the committee.

Of the patient tally, 373 have been cleared of the virus and five patients have died.