Daily Dose June 26 : Goodbye Old Guards

Goodbye Old Guards

The highlight of the news was not Covid19 but the stepping down of old Guards. Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong and Former Worker's Party chief Low Thia Khiang will not run GE2020.

We wish them well in their 'retirement'

1) 113 Cases confirmed
108 Dorms
5 community (1SC, 2 WP, 2 Work Permit)

Dorms numbers continue their downward trend. Cases in the community still persist with 1 Singaporean detected as a result of seeking medical treatment. He is unlinked.

2) 8 places added to the list where the infectious person had visited.

This includes Vivocity, 313 Somerset, Peninsula Shopping Center. At the rate, so everywhere will be visited by the infected.

3) 6 who flouted Covi19 laws in Roberston Quay permanently banned from work in Singapore
Work passes were revoked for the six. There were 7 prosecuted for the gathering. A total of 140 people had their work passes revoked between May 1 and June 25

4) About 80% of foreign workers expected to be clear of the virus by end July

Currently, about 120,000 workers have either tested negative for the virus or recovered. There are 323,000 workers living in dormitories in Singapore.

5) People Above 13 who have an acute respiratory infection to be tested for Covid19 from July 1

Currently, only those above 45 and students above 13 need to be tested.

6) Singapore residents can each get 2 free reusable masks from Monday

These can be collected from Monday 10am to July 12, 11.59pm from any of some 1,200 vending machines at bus interchanges, community centres/clubs and residents' committee centres.

7) Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong and Former Worker's Party Chief Low Thia Khiang will not run GE2020.

The familiar faces of the Old Guards will be missed

8) 10 Deals for Phase 2

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