COVID-19: Singapore confirms 12 new cases, all imported

Dining domes at Capitol Singapore Outdoor Plaza in Singapore. (PHOTO: Then Chih Wey/Xinhua via Getty Images) More SINGAPORE — The Ministry of Health (MOH) confirmed 12 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore as of Saturday (31 October) noon, taking its total case count to 58,015.
There are no new cases of locally-transmitted COVID-19 infection.
“There are 12 imported cases, who had all been placed on Stay-Home Notice or isolated upon arrival in Singapore,” said the ministry.
More details will be provided later at night, said the MOH.
This story will be updated later.
99% of total cases have recovered; none in ICU With 10 more patients discharged from hospitals or community isolation facilities on Friday, 57,909 cases – or 99.8 per cent of the total – have fully recovered from the infection.
Most of the 42 hospitalised cases are stable or improving, while none is in critical condition in the intensive care unit.
A total of 24 patients with mild symptoms or are clinically well but still test positive are isolated and cared for at community facilities.
Apart from 28 patients who have died from COVID-19 complications , 15 others who tested positive for the virus were determined to have died from unrelated causes, including three whose deaths were attributed to a heart attack and another four, whose deaths were attributed to coronary heart disease.
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