Singapore reports 49 new virus cases, three new clusters emerge


Mustafa Centre is among one of three new clusters in Singapore. - The Straits Times/ANN

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN): Singapore recorded 49 new Covid-19 cases on Thursday (April 2), said the Health Ministry, with three new clusters at Mustafa Centre, a construction site at Maxwell MRT station and Keppel Shipyard.

Of the 49 cases, 41 are local and eight imported. This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 1,049.

Of the local cases, 26 are linked to previous cases and clusters while 15 are currently unlinked.

As of Thursday, 21 patients have been discharged from hospital, bringing the number to those recovered to 266. Of the 464 cases still in hospital, most are stable or improving, while 23 are in critical condition. - The Straits Times/Asia News Network

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