Singapore reported 26,032 new Covid-19 cases as of 12pm on Tuesday (Feb. 22).
Here's a breakdown of the cases:
Locally transmitted cases: 25,731
Imported cases: 301
The country has recorded 622,293 Covid-19 cases and 956 deaths since the start of the pandemic.
New infections detected via ART: 22,705 (22,635 local cases + 70 imported cases)
Weekly infection growth rate: 1.57 (lower than 1.62 the day before)
A figure below 1 indicates that the number of new weekly Covid-19 cases is falling.
Patients in hospital: 1,608
Requiring oxygen supplementation: 190
In ICU: 46
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