14 new Covid-19 community cases in S’pore, 2 unlinked

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has preliminarily confirmed 23 new cases of Covid-19 in Singapore as of 12pm on Thursday (June 24).

This brings the total number of Covid-19 cases reported in Singapore thus far to 62,493.

There are 14 new cases of locally-transmitted Covid-19 infection, all of whom are in the community.

12 of the community cases are linked to previous cases. Amongst them, 11 had already been placed on quarantine earlier and one was detected through surveillance.

The remaining two community cases are currently unlinked.

There are no new cases reported in the dormitories.

In addition, there are nine imported cases. All had already been placed on Stay-Home Notice upon arrival in Singapore.

Of these, four are returning Singaporeans or Singapore Permanent Residents.

Further updates will be shared by MOH this evening.

Daily case numbers in the past week:

Jun. 18: 16

Jun. 19: 21

Jun. 20: 11

June 21: 16

June 22: 18

June 23: 22

June 24: 23

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