As of Wednesday noon (3 June), the Ministry of Health (MOH) has confirmed an additional 569 cases of COVID-19 infection in Singapore.
This brings the total number of infection cases to 36,405.
There are seven cases in the community. Of these, one is a Singaporean/Permanent Resident, while six are work pass holders.
MOH shared that the vast majority of the cases are Work Permit holders residing in migrant worker dormitories.
There are no imported cases today.
Of the new cases, 99% are linked to known clusters, while the rest are pending contact tracing.
Two new clusters identified
- Five of the newly confirmed cases are linked to one previous case to form a new cluster at a dormitory at 12 Kwong Min Road.
- 12 of the newly confirmed cases are linked to two previous cases to form a new cluster at a dormitory at 8 Tuas South Lane.
Update on condition of confirmed cases
407 more cases of COVID-19 infection have been discharged from hospitals or community isolation facilities. In all, 23,582 have fully recovered from the infection and have been discharged from hospitals or community care facilities.
There are currently 334 confirmed cases who are still in the hospital. Of these, most are stable or improving, and 5 are in critical condition in the intensive care unit.
12,465 are isolated and cared for at community facilities. These are those who have mild symptoms or are clinically well but still test positive for COVID-19.
24 have passed away from complications due to COVID-19 infection.