Singapore’s Covid-19 cases nearing 30,000 with 448 new cases reported today
- May 21, 2020
- The Sentral Reporter
SINGAPORE, May 21 – There are 448 new Covid-19 cases preliminarily confirmed in Singapore as of Thursday noon (May 21), as cases in Singapore reached 29,812.
Among these are 13 Singaporeans and permanent residents, while foreign workers living in dormitories form the bulk of the remaining cases.
The Ministry of Health (MOH) said that seven of the 13 local cases were picked up from its active surveillance and screening of nursing home residents and pre-school staff, while four are part of a family cluster linked to a dormitory. Epidemiological investigations are ongoing for the other two cases.
More details will be released later on Thursday, MOH said.