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Laos reports 641 new Covid-19 cases, 11 new deaths

Laos has recorded 641 new Covid-19 cases and 11 new deaths attributed to Covid-19 over the past 24 hours with the total reaching 119,521 including 7,149 active cases and 448 deaths.

The National Taskforce Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control told a press conference today that 637 out of the total reported over the past hours were classified as local infections, and only four infections were classified as imported cases.

Vientiane reported 172 new cases, Borikhamxay documented 76 and Phongsaly logged 42. Meanwhile Luang Namtha posted 41 cases and Xiang Khuang did 39.

Bokeo, Xayaboury and Saravan reported 30 new cases each.

Some 311 Covid-19 patients were discharged from hospitals nationwide yesterday, according to the Department of Communicable Diseases Control, Ministry of Health.

Source: Lao News Agency