As of Sunday noon (6 Dec), the Ministry of Health (MOH) has confirmed five new cases of COVID-19 infection.
This brings the total number of infection cases to 58,260.
There are no new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection.
Amongst the new cases today, 4 are asymptomatic and were detected from screening and surveillance, while 1 was symptomatic.
All of the new cases are imported cases, who had been placed on Stay-Home Notice upon arrival in Singapore.
Amongst the 5 imported cases, 2 (Cases 58473 and 58474) are Work Permit holders currently employed in Singapore who arrived from Indonesia. Another case (Case 58475) is a Dependant’s Pass holder who arrived from the US. The remaining 2 cases are Short-Term Visit Pass holders who arrived from the UK and Indonesia. Case 58476 is the child of a Singapore Permanent Resident, and Case 58477 is here for her marriage to a Singaporean.
There are no new cases linked to clusters today.
Update on condition of confirmed cases
2 more cases of COVID-19 infection have been discharged from hospitals or community isolation facilities. In all, 58,160 have fully recovered from the infection and have been discharged from hospitals or community care facilities.
There are currently 27 confirmed cases who are still in the hospital. Of these, most are stable or improving, and none is in the intensive care unit. 44 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.
29 have passed away from complications due to COVID-19 infection.