127 new locally-transmitted Covid-19 cases in S'pore, 75 linked to Jurong Fishery Port cluster

Five are linked to the KTV cluster.

Guan Zhen Tan | July 24, 2021, 06:42 PM

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has preliminarily confirmed 130 new cases of Covid-19 infection in Singapore as of 12pm on Saturday (July 24).

This brings the total number of Covid-19 cases reported in Singapore to 64,054.

127 locally-transmitted cases

127 of the cases are locally transmitted, of which 75 are linked to the Jurong Fishery Port cluster while five belong to the KTV cluster.

There are 98 linked cases, of which 69 have already been placed on quarantine, while 29 were detected through surveillance.

29 cases are currently unlinked.

Amongst the cases are six seniors above 70 years old who are unvaccinated and are at risk of serious illness, said the ministry.

3 imported cases

In addition, there are three imported cases, who have already been placed on Stay-Home Notice (SHN) or isolated upon arrival in Singapore.

One was detected upon arrival in Singapore, while two developed the illness during SHN or isolation.

Further updates will be shared by MOH this evening.

Daily case numbers in past week

Here are the daily case numbers in the past week:

July 18: 92

July 19: 172

July 20: 195

July 21: 181

July 22: 170

July 23: 133

July 24: 130

Top image via Mandy How