Six bus interchange clusters had new cases reported today. They are:
- Tampines Bus Interchange (one new case, total 24 cases)
- Boon Lay Bus Interchange (five new cases, total 74 cases)
- Jurong East Bus Interchange (two new cases, total 30 cases)
- Toa Payoh Bus Interchange (10 new cases, total 104 cases)
- Bishan Bus Interchange (one new case, total 29 cases)
- Clementi Bus Interchange (two new cases, total 23 cases)
Active clusters are also present at Punggol Bus Interchange (32 cases in total) and Sengkang Bus Interchange (25 cases in total) although these two clusters did not report new Covid-19 cases today.
In total, 341 Covid-19 cases have been linked to these eight bus interchange clusters.
65 active clusters in total
No new clusters were identified in today's update.
Three clusters have closed.
There are currently 65 clusters, ranging between 3 and 1,155 infections.
Earlier today, the Ministry of Health (MOH) reported 187 cases of locally transmitted Covid-19 infection, as well as four imported cases.
In total, there are 191 new cases of Covid-19 infection in Singapore today.
This brings the total number of Covid-19 cases in Singapore to 67,991.
Overall increase in community cases
Overall, the number of new cases in the community has increased from 405 cases in the week before to 922 cases in the past week.
The number of unlinked cases in the community has also increased from 118 cases in the week before to 332 cases in the past week.
The 7-day moving average number of all linked community cases and all unlinked community cases are 84.3 and 47.4 respectively.
Condition of hospitalised cases
528 cases are currently warded in hospital.
There are currently 27 cases of serious illness requiring oxygen supplementation, and five in critical condition in the ICU.
Of those who have fallen very ill, 22 are seniors above 60 years, of whom 12 are completely unvaccinated or partially vaccinated.
As of Sep. 1, MOH has administered a total of 8,735,507 doses of Covid-19 vaccines under the national vaccination programme (Pfizer-BioNTech Comirnaty and Moderna), covering 4,518,968 individuals, with 4,336,867 individuals having completed the full vaccination regimen.
In addition, 168,484 doses of other vaccines recognised in the World Health Organization’s Emergency Use Listing (WHO EUL) have been administered as of Sep. 2, covering 85,860 individuals.
In total, 80 per cent of the population has completed their full regimen or received two doses of Covid-19 vaccines, and 83 per cent has received at least one dose.
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