Over 14.5 million dollars has been collected by The Covid relief fund as of this afternoon. Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Awang Haji Mohd Amin Liew bin Abdullah, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and the Second Minister of Finance and Economy, shared a sum of 12 Million 953 thousand 59 dollars and 30 cents has been identified and allocated to finance certain matters.
First, the construction of a new National Isolation Center in Tutong District. Second, the purchase of medical equipment required by the new National Isolation Center. And Third, the purchase of the Infrared Thermal Emerging Device SMART Helmet. The remaining fund and the next contribution received will be used to finance the additional medical equipment needed after being identified by the COVID-19 Relief Fund Committee under the Ministry of Health. Yang Berhormat also informed that the COVID-19 Relief Fund will be closed on 1st of August 2020.
Source: Radio Television Brunei