As of Sunday noon (21 June), the Ministry of Health (MOH) has confirmed an additional 262 cases of COVID-19 infection in Singapore.
This brings the total number of infection cases to 42,095.
There are nine cases in the community. Of these, three are Singaporeans/Permanent Residents, while six are Work Pass holders.
MOH shared that the vast majority of the new cases are Work Permit holders residing in dormitories.
There are no imported cases today.
Of the new cases, 97% are linked to known clusters, while the rest are pending contact tracing.
One new cluster identified
- Six of the earlier confirmed cases have now been linked to form a new cluster at a dormitory at 242 Woodlands Industrial Park E5.
Update on condition of confirmed cases
718 more cases of COVID-19 infection have been discharged from hospitals or community isolation facilities. In all, 34,942 have fully recovered from the infection and have been discharged from hospitals or community care facilities.
There are currently 179 confirmed cases who are still in the hospital. Of these, most are stable or improving, and 1 is in critical condition in the intensive care unit.
6,948 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.
26 have passed away from complications due to COVID-19 infection.