4 New Covid-19 Cases On 20 Nov

The Ministry of Health (MOH) preliminarily confirmed that as of 12pm on Friday (20 Nov), there are 4 new Covid-19 cases.

All 4 cases are imported.

10 days without local Covid-19 is certainly a milestone, and we can thank everyone for safely distancing and masking up.

Regardless, a few exceptions can lead to a snowballing of cases again, so we can’t take the current state of things for granted.

4 new Covid-19 cases on 20 Nov

All new cases reported today are imported.

Source

MOH said they were issued with Stay-Home Notice (SHN) upon arrival in Singapore, and were tested during their SHN.

Imported Covid-19 case declared no symptoms on arrival

Yesterday, a newly-added imported Covid-19 case was found to have declared no symptoms on arrival in Singapore.

S’porean Traveller With Covid-19 Declared No Symptoms Upon Arrival, Authorities Investigate Possible Breach

The 68-year-old male Singapore citizen had shortness of breath since 11 Nov but failed to declare this on 17 Nov.

He tested positive for Covid-19 on 18 Nov.

Authorities are currently investigating whether he breached any travel requirements.

This is a reminder that authorities will take action against anyone trying to circumvent rules relating to public health.

MOH will give more updates on today’s cases at night.

Have news you must share? Get in touch with us via email at hello@mustsharenews.com.

Featured image adapted from Chensiyuan on Wikimedia Commons