12th October 2021 – (Singapore) Singapore reported 2,976new COVID-19 cases as of noon on Tuesday as 11more people died from complications due to the virus.
This is the third day that the caseload has gone below the 3,000 mark.
The fatalities were all Singaporeans, comprising five men and six women. They were aged between 66 and 98, reported MOH in its daily update released to media at about 11.26pm.
Among them, three were unvaccinated against COVID-19, six were partially vaccinated and two were vaccinated. All of them had various underlying medical conditions.
This takes Singapore’s death toll from the coronavirus to 183.
Among the new cases, 2,972 infections are locally transmitted, comprising 2,721 in the community and 251 in migrant worker dormitories. Four are imported cases, said MOH.
As of Tuesday, Singapore has reported a total of 132,205 COVID-19 cases since the start of the pandemic.