Laos Confirms 1,003 New Cases of Covid-19

Savannakhet Covid-19 Update

Laos has recorded 1,003 cases of Covid-19 across the country today.

The National Taskforce for Covid-19 Prevention and Control reported that 3,035 tests were conducted across the country over the last 24 hours, with 1,003 new cases confirmed.

There were 988 cases of community spread and 15 imported cases across the country.  

Community Spread by Province:

Vientiane Capital recorded 602 cases.

In Luang Prabang Province saw eighteen cases. 

In Savannakhet Province, there were seventy-nine cases.

In Vientiane Province, there were sixty-one cases.

In Bokeo Province saw ten cases. 

Khammouane Province saw twenty-three cases today.

Total Cases:

Laos now has 1,758 active cases of Covid-19, with 730 confirmed deaths, and 203,517 total cases.

Meanwhile, 190 people recovered and were discharged from hospitals around the country yesterday.


Vaccination Rate

First dose vaccinations have now reached 78.45% of the eligible population, while second dose vaccinations have now reached 65.06%.