SparkleTots Fengshan and Dover Court International School are the new Cluster for COVID 19

There are 73 new cases of COVID19  in Singapore.

Reports indicate that 38 are imported cases while 35 are local cases. This marks the highest local cases to date. From the new local cases, 18 are linked to PCF Sparkletots Fengshan. 3 are linked to Dover Court International School.

Earlier one of the teachers had been tested positive for COVID-18 and the center was closed for a day for thorough cleaning and disinfection. However, the decision was changed to closing the center for 2 weeks. The teacher was said to be in the center for March 18 for a few hours. She had not been to overseas and had not known anyone who is infected. As of now, the original source is unknown.

All the pupils and staff will be quarantined.

The cases confirmed today have NO children involved. 14 of the cases are staff of the preschool and four are family members. One of the infected is the Principal of the school.

Update: ALL PFC Sparkletots to be closed till March 29

Another cluster of 3 are linked to Dover Court International School.

All other schools will remain open at the time of writing.

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