Since 25 July 2020, 12 pm, the Ministry of Wellness (MOH) has actually preliminarily validated an extra 513 cases of COVID-19 infection in Singapore, the substantial bulk of whom are Job Authorization owners living in international employee dorm rooms. Based upon our examinations until now, there are 2 cases in the area, both of whom are Job Pass owners. Additionally, there are 6 imported cases that had actually been put on Stay-Home Notification upon arrival in Singapore.
2. The Inter-agency Taskforce gets on track to get rid of all the dorm rooms by the start of August 2020, with the exemption of 17 standalone obstructs in 8 Objective Constructed Dorms, which function as quarantine centers for 28,000 employees still offering out their seclusion duration. This last set of employees originated from dorm rooms with a reasonably high frequency of COVID-19, as well as will certainly undergo a last examination prior to they finish their seclusion durations. We for that reason anticipate the day-to-day instance counts to be high for the coming 2 weeks, prior to tapering down afterwards.
3. We are still overcoming the information of the cases today, as well as additionally updates will certainly be shared using the MOH news release that will certainly be provided tonight.