All 14 new COVID cases in Singapore in community

16-Jun-2021 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 5:02 AM Print This Post

The Ministry of Health (MOH) on Tuesday (15 June) confirmed 14 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore, taking the country’s total case count to 62,315.

All of them are local cases in the community, of whom five of nine linked to previous cases have already been placed on quarantine.

Tuesday marks the 51st consecutive day with local cases reported.

This story will be updated later.

99 percent of total cases have recovered, 2 in ICU

With 25 more patients discharged from hospitals or community isolation facilities on Monday, 61,894 cases or 99.3 per cent of the total have fully recovered from the infection.

Most of the 138 hospitalised cases are stable or improving, while two of them are in critical condition in the intensive care unit.

A total of 235 patients with mild symptoms or are clinically well but still test positive are isolated and cared for at community facilities.

Apart from the 34 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.

Among the 91 confirmed cases reported from 8 to 14 June, 37 cases have tested positive for their serology tests, 34 have tested negative, and 20 serology test results are pending.


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