49 new COVID-19 cases recorded in Singapore

SINGAPORE (BERNAMA) – Singapore has preliminarily confirmed 49 new cases of COVID-19 yesterday, bringing the total number of infections in the republic to 56,901.

“Based on our investigations so far, there are three cases in the community, of whom one is a Singaporean and two are work pass holders,” the republic’s Ministry of Health (MoH) said in its brief data released. The ministry said there were three imported cases whom had all been placed on Stay-Home Notice or isolated upon arrival in Singapore.

In the full data released late yesterday, the republic had classified 910 of the reported cases as imported, 2,241 as community cases and 53,701 involving dorm residents.