COVID-19 Daily Update 2020-02-27: 2 New Confirmed Cases, Total 93 in SG Now

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As of 27 February 2020, 10am, there are 93 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Singapore. On 26 February 2020, there were 2 new confirmed cases.

The 92nd confirmed patient is a 47 year-old male Singaporean 

  • 26 Feb 2020: tested COVID-19 positive
  • Currently warded at Sengkang General Hospital

The 93rd confirmed patient is a 38-year-old male Singaporean

  • 26 Feb 2020: tested COVID-19 positive
  • Currently warded at Ng Teck Fong General Hospital

Condition of confirmed patients in Singapore

  • 62 cases have fully recovered and discharged
  • 31 cases still in hospital, most are stable or improving
  • 7 in critical condition

There are more patients recovering, so let’s stay positive during this period!

moh daily update singapore covid-19 cases feb 26

Infographic Credits: Channel News Asia

Update of situation in China

  • 440 new confirmed cases
  • 78,630 confirmed cases in total
  • 29 new deaths
  • 2,747 deaths in total

Update of situation in South Korea

  • 334 new confirmed cases
  • 1,595 confirmed cases in total
  • 13 deaths in total
  • Learn more here

Two Chinese nationals charged for providing false information to COVID-19 contact tracers

  • Hu Jun, a 38 year-old male Chinese national from Wuhan, was confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 on 31 January 2020
  • Shi Sha, the wife of Hu Jun, a 36 year-old female Chinese national who resides in Singapore, was issued a Quarantine Order on 1 February 2020
  • Both Hu Jun and Shi Sha gave false information to Ministry of Health (MOH) about their whereabouts from 22 January to 29 January 2020 which is an offence liable to a fine not exceeding $10,000 or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding six months or both
  • Learn more here

Singaporean PR loses PR status due to breach of Stay Home Notice

  • Under the Stay Home Notice (SHN), Singaporean residents and long-term pass holders returning to Singapore from Mainland China have to remain in their place of residence at all times for a period of 14-days
  • A 45-year-old man has breached the SHN and thus lost his permanent residency status in Singapore, the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) has further banned him from entering Singapore
  • Man had travelled to China recently and was served with SHN on 20 February 2020, however, he failed to respond to phone calls and was not at his declared place of residence when ICA officers conducted checks
  • He also attempted to leave the country on 23 February 2020
  • Learn more here
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