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Singapore reports 136 new COVID-19 cases

29 Jul 2021, 14:44 GMT+10

SINGAPORE, July 29 (Xinhua) -- Singapore's Ministry of Health (MOH) reported 136 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing the total tally in the country to 64,589.

The new infections included 130 locally transmitted cases, of which 27 were linked to the Jurong Fishery Port cluster and two belonged to the KTV cluster.

Of the new local cases, 61 were linked to previous cases and have already been placed on quarantine, while 21 were linked to previous cases and were detected through surveillance. Forty-eight were currently unlinked.

There were six imported cases, who had already been placed on Stay-Home Notice (SHN) or isolated upon arrival in Singapore. Two was detected upon arrival in Singapore, while four developed the illness during SHN or isolation.

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