Singapore Reports 13 New COVID-19 Cases in Largest Single-Day Spike

SINGAPORE,– Singapore announced 13 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday (Mar 6), the highest daily jump since the outbreak started here.

This brings the total number of new coronavirus cases in Singapore to 130 since the first case was confirmed on Jan 23.

One more patient has recovered from COVID-19, bringing the total number of discharged cases to 82.

Out of the new cases, nine are linked to the cluster involving a private dinner function at SAFRA Jurong on Feb 15.

One patient is a SingTel employee and one, a likely imported case, is a Singapore Airlines cabin crew member.

A second imported case is a Singapore permanent resident who had been in Germany recently. Another of the cases was in the same ward as an earlier diagnosed case.

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