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Saturday, 23 May 2020 - 6:49
COVID- 19, Update - 07 out of 08 last COVID-19 positive patients are Navy personnel & 01 returnee from Kuwait
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Seven of the eight Covid-19 positive patients reported yesterday(22) were Navy personnel. The Ministry of Health states that the other person is a returnee from Kuwait undergoing quarantine.

The first five patients reported in the day (22) included four Navy personnel and one returnee from Kuwait undergoing quarantine

Therefore, yesterday in total, thirteen (13) Covid-19 positive persons were diagnosed. Eleven were Navy personnel while the other two were returnees from Kuwait and Malaysia who were in the quarantine process.  

Covid-19 Situation Report as at 2020-May-22 | compiled according to the Health promotion Bureau and the Epidemiology Unit data

Total confirmed cases – 1,068
Recovered and discharged – 620
Active cases – 439
New Cases for the day – 13* 
Observation in Hospitals – 110

Total Deaths – 9

Total number of PCR tests conducted – 49,124

 

Date

New patients
in May

PCR tests
conducted

22-May

13*

tbc*

21-May

27*

1,603

20-May

01

1,108

19-May

35

1,062

18-May

11

960

17-May

21

1,254

16-May

25

1,081

15-May

10

938

14-May

10

1,489

13-May

26

889

12-May

20

1,078

11-May

06

1,057

10-May

16

1,282

09-May

12

1,424

08-May

11

1,821

07-May

27

1,553

06-May

29

1,147

05-May

17

1,491

04-May

33

986

03-May

13

1,636

02-May

15

1,681

01-May

27

1,107

on going data to be updated

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