SINGAPORE — The Ministry of Health (MOH) has confirmed the detection of 10 new cases of COVID-19 infection in Singapore as of noon on Saturday (23 January), taking the country’s total case count to 59,260.
All the cases are imported and have been placed on Stay-Home Notice upon their arrival in the country, said MOH in a news release. There are no new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection.
In its nightly update on Saturday, MOH said the one community case reported earlier that day was linked to the “case 59429” cluster. The case is a 26-year-old Malaysian woman who works at BS Industrial & Construction Supply at 34 Kallang Place.
She is the eighth case of that cluster, which is named after the case number of a previously reported infection, a 39-year-old male permanent resident who also works at the same company.
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