Vietnam reported no new cases of polio infection by Thursday as of May 28, 2020, according to the Ministry of Health. There were 327 confirmed cases and no deaths.

As of Thursday, a total of 278 patients have recovered from the disease. The ministry confirmed.

Vietnam has been reported to be free of the virus for 42 days, while nearly 9,800 people are being screened and monitored throughout the country, the Ministry of Health said.

Translated by: Mao Bopha January