Vietnamese citizens returning from abroad at a concentrated quarantine facility (Photo: VNA)

Of the cases, 691 were locally infected.

As many as 1,091 patients have recovered. The fatalities remain at 35.

Among those still under treatment, 19 have tested negative for SARS-CoV-2 once, 12 twice and 11 thrice. No patients were in critical conditions.

A total of 15,540 people who had close contact with COVID-19 patients or returning from pandemic-hit areas are under health monitoring nationwide.

As of November 12 morning, Vietnam entered the 71th consecutive day without COVID-19 infections in the community./.

CPV (Source: VNA)