3,002 new Covid-19 cases reported in Singapore
SINGAPORE — Singapore reported 3,002 new Covid-19 cases as of noon on Monday (Jan 24), comprising 2,624 local and 378 imported infections.
Protocol 2 cases are individuals who are well and have tested positive, or have been assessed by a doctor to have a mild condition.Two sets of numbers will be reported every day — one for the infections confirmed by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests, and another for the Protocol 2 cases.
There was no new fatality, according to the latest infection statistics on the MOHwebsite. The death toll from coronavirus complications remains at 848.The weekly infection growth rate is 2.69, down from Sunday's 2.75. A figure above 1 means that the number of new weekly cases is rising.Read more: TODAY »