Nineteen locations were added to the list of places visited by COVID-19 cases while infectious by the Ministry of Health on Thursday.
Nineteen locations, including four different NTUC Fairprice outlets, were added to the list of locations visited by COVID-19 cases during the period that they were infectious by the Ministry of Health (MOH) on Thursday (Jun 3).
The NTUC Fairprice outlets were located at 1 Jalan Bukit Merah, 301 Yishun Avenue 2, 3087 Anchorvale Road and 50 Havelock Road.
Several locations were visited multiple times, including Atatzcut Singapore at 348 Bedok Road, which was visited five days in a row, from May 27 to May 31.
Other locations on the list include Yuhua Community Club and Yew Tee Community Club, as well as Lucky Plaza and Orchard Hotel Singapore.
The full details for the locations are:
The list of places exclude residences, workplaces, healthcare facilities and public transport.
Those identified as close contacts of confirmed COVID-19 cases would have been notified by MOH.
The list is updated by MOH on a rolling 14-day basis, or one incubation period, and as epidemiological investigations progress.
Individuals who were at those locations during the specified timings should monitor their health closely for 14 days from the date of their visit. They should see a doctor if they develop symptoms of acute respiratory infection (such as cough, sore throat and runny nose), as well as fever and loss of taste or smell, and inform the doctor of their exposure history.
There is no need to avoid places where confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been as the National Environment Agency will engage the management of the affected premises to provide guidance on cleaning and disinfection.
Thirty-five new COVID-19 cases were reported on Thursday, with only one unlinked case: a 41-year-old coating inspector who was detected during rostered routine testing.
Of the new cases, 22 cases were linked to MINDSville@Napiri Adult Disability Home. 19 cases were residents at the home, while the remaining three cases were nursing aides. All of them were already in quarantine.
MOH identified three new clusters.
One new cluster at Block 506 Hougang Avenue 8 currently has 13 cases, with the latest case being a 58-year-old homemaker. As such, all residents and visitors of the block will have to go for a second round of COVID-19 testing on Friday or Saturday.
Another cluster was linked to a 61-year-old woman who works at Singapore Pools at NTUC Fairprice, while the final cluster was linked to an 80-year-old retiree.
New cases have also been added to previous clusters – a 30-year-old delivery rider was added to the cluster of McDonald’s delivery riders, and a 39-year-old kitchen assistant was linked to the NTUC Foodfare cluster.
A three-year-old My First Skool student was linked to a 65-year-old homemaker, and a 17-year-old Malaysian student was linked to a 36-year-old Vietnamese homemaker.
Meanwhile, a 24-year-old insurance agent was linked to a 74-year-old retiree, and a 29-year-old Indonesian foreign domestic worker was linked to an 82-year-old retiree.
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