4 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 19, with no locally transmitted infections

The Ministry of Health has reported four new COVID-19 cases in Singapore as of 12 pm on October 19. This takes the national tally of confirmed infections to 57,915. 

There are no new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection among the new cases. 

Photo courtesy: Twitter/@sporeMOH
Photo courtesy: Twitter/@sporeMOH

All four cases are imported. One is a Singaporean and another is a Singapore Permanent Resident who returned to Singapore from India. Another case is a Student’s Pass holder who also arrived from India.

The remaining case is a Special Pass holder who arrived from the Philippines to board a ship docked here. They had all been placed on SHN upon arrival in Singapore and were tested while serving SHN. 

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