31 new COVID cases in Singapore, including 9 imported

22-Sep-2020 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM Print This Post

The Ministry of Health (MOH) confirmed 31 new cases as of Monday (21 September) afternoon, bringing the country’s total to 57,607.

“Based on our investigations so far, there are no cases in the community,” said the MOH.

Of the new cases, nine are imported and have been placed on the stay-home notice upon arrival here.

The MOH said it would be providing more details at night.

With 39 more patients discharged from hospitals or community isolation facilities on Sunday, 57,181 cases or 99.3 per cent of the total have fully recovered from the infection.

Most of the hospitalised cases are stable or improving, while none is in critical condition in the intensive care unit.

Some 300 patients with mild symptoms or are clinically well but still test positive are isolated and cared for at community facilities.

Apart from 27 patients who have died from COVID-19 complications, 15 others who tested positive for the virus were determined to have died from unrelated causes, including three whose deaths were attributed to a heart attack and another four, whose deaths were attributed to coronary heart disease.



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