5 COVID-19 Cases Today (14 Oct); 3 Imported Cases & 2 Community Cases

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It’s kind of confirmed: Singapore currently has the dormitory clusters under control.

Today (14 October 2020), as of 12 pm, the Ministry of Health (MOH) has preliminarily confirmed 5 new cases of COVID-19 infection.

This brings the total number of cases to 57,889.

Out of today’s cases, 2 are community cases, while 3 are imported cases.

On average, based on yesterday’s numbers, the number of new cases in the community has decreased from an average of 2 cases per day in the week before, to an average of fewer than 1 per day in the past week.

The number of unlinked cases in the community has also decreased from an average of fewer than 1 case per day in the week before, to none in the past week.

While it all seems goody, there’s something that’s a tad worrisome that happened yesterday.

An Imported COVID-19 Case from India Tested Positive After He Completed his SHN

An imported Covid-19 case from India had tested positive for the virus after completing his mandatory stay-home notice, said the Ministry of Health (MOH).

The 31-year-old arrived in Singapore on 25 Sept and was placed under quarantine at a dedicated facility.

The man was tested on 5 Oct and his result was negative.

If this were any other virus, the man could happily invite some friends and throw a party, but this is the coronavirus we’re talking about.

On the same day that he completed his SHN – 9 Oct – the man developed symptoms. He visited the National University Health System (NUHS) Tower Block on 9 Oct and mostly remained at his hostel, Dream Lodge Singapore, for the next three days.

Then, on 12 Oct, when he took a pre-departure test in order to return to India, the man tested positive for Covid-19.

He was one of the four imported cases reported yesterday (13 Oct).

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