1. Since 7 July 2020, 12 pm, the Ministry of Wellness (MOH) has actually preliminarily validated an extra 157 cases of COVID-19 infection in Singapore, the huge bulk of whom are Job License owners staying in international employee dorms. Based upon our examinations until now, there are 20 cases in the area, of whom 12 are Singaporeans/ Irreversible Citizens and also 8 are Job Pass owners. From our initial examinations, of these 20 cases, 12 were close get in touches with of earlier cases, and also had actually currently been put on quarantine. Epidemiological examinations are continuous for the various other cases.
2. On top of that, there are 3 imported cases, every one of whom had actually been put on Stay-Home Notification upon arrival in Singapore.
3. We are still resolving the information of the cases, and also additionally updates will certainly be shared using the MOH news release that will certainly be released tonight.
MINISTRY OF WELLNESS
7 JULY 2020