As of 23 February 2020, 12pm, the Ministry of Health (MOH) has not been informed of any new confirmed cases of COVID-19 infection.
So far, there has been 89 confirmed cases of COVID-19 infection in Singapore.
MOH is still conducting contact tracing is underway for the other nine locally transmitted cases to establish any links to previous cases or travel history to mainland China as it is not established how they were infected in the first place.
To date, a total of 51 cases have fully recovered from the infection and have been discharged from hospital. Of the 38 confirmed cases who are still in hospital, most are stable or improving. Five are in critical condition in the intensive care unit.
As of 23 February 2020, 12pm, MOH has identified 2,812 close contacts who have been quarantined. Of these, 908 are currently quarantined, and 1,904 have completed their quarantine.
Till date, COVID-19 has infected over 78,000 individuals in China where the virus originated from and over the world with a death toll of over 2,400.