As of 27 November 2020, 12pm, the Ministry of Health (MOH) has confirmed and verified that there are no new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection. There are 4 imported cases, who had already been placed on Stay-Home Notice (SHN) upon arrival in Singapore. Amongst the new cases today, 3 are asymptomatic, and were detected from proactive screening and surveillance, while 1 was symptomatic.
Overall, the number of new cases in the community has remained low, with a total of 1 case in the past week. Among the cases:
There are no cases in the community today.
There are no cases residing in dormitories today.
Amongst the 4 imported cases, 1 is a Singaporean and 2 are Singapore Permanent Residents who returned from India and Indonesia. The remaining case is a Work Permit holder currently employed in Singapore who arrived from India. They had all already been placed on SHN upon arrival in Singapore and were tested while serving SHN.
7 more cases of COVID-19 infection have been discharged from hospitals or community isolation facilities. In all, 58,111 have fully recovered from the infection and have been discharged from hospitals or community care facilities.
Most of the 31 confirmed cases who are still in hospital are stable or improving. 1 is in critical condition in the intensive care unit.
29 cases who have mild symptoms, or are clinically well but still test positive for COVID-19 are isolated and cared for at community facilities.
28 have passed away from complications due to COVID-19 infection.
For more details, refer to MOH’s press release.