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Singapore reports 45 new COVID-19 cases

15 Jan 2021, 03:18 GMT+10

SINGAPORE, Jan. 14 (Xinhua) -- Singapore's Ministry of Health (MOH) reported 45 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, bringing the total confirmed cases in the country to 59,029.

Of the new cases, 44 are imported cases, and one case in the community.

On Thursday, 35 more cases of COVID-19 infection have been discharged from hospitals or community isolation facilities. In all, 58,757 have fully recovered from the infection and have been discharged from hospitals or community care facilities, the ministry said.

There are currently 41 confirmed cases who are still in hospital. Of these, most are stable or improving, and none is in critical condition in the intensive care unit.

Furthermore, 202 are isolated and cared for at community facilities. These are those who have mild symptoms, or are clinically well but still test positive for COVID-19.

Altogether 29 people have passed away from complications due to COVID-19 infection.

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