Northpoint City and Resorts World Sentosa Casino among nine places visited by COVID-19 cases

The RWS casino was visited three times by COVID-19 cases from Jul 4 to Jul 6.

Published: 17 July 2020, 5:49 PM

Several shopping malls, including Northpoint City and Sembawang Shopping Centre, and the Resorts World Sentosa Casino were among places visited by COVID-19 cases.

The Traffic Police’s headquarters was also added onto the Ministry of Health’s list of places visited by COVID-19 cases on Thursday (Jul 16).

Nine locations were added onto the list in total. The details for the locations are:

1. Tekka Centre on Jul 3, 10am to 4pm
2. Resorts World Sentosa Casino on Jul 4, 11.30am to 1.30pm
3. Resorts World Sentosa Casino on Jul 5, 12.35am to 2.30am
4. Mustafa Centre on Jul 5, 8pm to 9pm
5. Sheng Siong Supermarket in New World Centre at 1 Jalan Berseh on Jul 6, 4pm to 4.30pm
6. Giant Express at 284 Bukit Batok East Ave 3 on Jul 6, 8.10pm to 9pm
7. Resorts World Sentosa Casino on Jul 6, 10.30pm to 12am
8. Traffic Police’s headquarters at 10 Ubi Ave 3, 11.05am to 11.50am
9. Master Prata at Sembawang Shopping Centre on Jul 8, 1.20pm to 2.35pm
10. Alsalam Restaurant at 427 East Coast Road on Jul 9, 4pm to 4.30pm
11. Malaysia Chiak! at Northpoint City on Jul 9, 7.30pm to 9.50pm
12. O’Coffee Club Xpress at Northpoint City on Jul 10, 12.55pm to 2pm

The list is updated by MOH on a rolling 14-day basis, or one incubation period, and as epidemiological investigations progress.

If you were at any of the locations during the specified timings, you should monitor their health closely for 14 days from your date of visit as a precautionary measure, MOH advised.

‘”They should see a doctor promptly 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,'” the ministry added.

Singapore reported 248 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday. There were 11 cases in the community, of which 10 were asymptomatic cases detected via proactive testing from the authorities.

MOH said that the number of new cases in the community has decreased, from an average of 16 cases a day in the week before to 12 per day in the past week.

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