Do you know that there’s been no locally transmitted COVID-19 cases reported for the eighth consecutive day?
Yes, I bet you can smell Phase 3.
Today (18 Nov), as of 12pm, the Ministry of Health (MOH) has preliminarily confirmed 5 new cases of COVID-19 infection.
Once again, they’re all imported.
This brings the total number of cases in Singapore to 58,135.
Based on yesterday’s number, the number of new cases in the community has remained extremely low, with no new cases in the past week.
63 Active Cases
There are currently 37 confirmed cases who are still in hospital. Of these, most are stable or improving, and none is in the intensive care unit.
26 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.
28 have passed away from complications due to COVID-19 infection.
In the meantime, as we move towards Phase 3, you might want to download the TraceTogether app if you haven’t done so. Watch this video to understand how it works:
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