Preventive measures, defer trips to shopping malls:
[Sent by Gov.sg – 28 Mar]
COVID-19: Defer non-essential trips to malls
To limit spread of the virus, malls and supermarkets have implemented safe distancing measures to regulate flow & spacing of people.
All are advised to:
🥚🥬 Only head to a mall for essentials, like food
👥👥 Expect queues, especially during peak hours
👨↔️👩 Keep at least 1 metre apart from others
📦 Buy food and groceries online
Reducing physical interactions is critical to curb local transmission.
Foreign workers and foreign domestic workers are advised to remain in residence on rest days
🚫 Avoid gathering in public spaces or visiting crowded spaces
Update on number of confirmed and discharged cases:
[Sent by Gov.sg]
COVID-19: 28 Mar Update
New imported cases: 41 [Travelled from Europe, N. America, ASEAN and other parts of Asia]
New local cases: 29 [15 linked to previous cases and clusters, 14 currently unlinked]
Total cases in Singapore: 802
Discharged today: 15
Total discharged: 198
Total remaining in Hospital: 420
Most in hospital stable or improving. 19 in ICU.
🗣 There are false rumours circulating, eg:
❌ Safe Distancing Ambassadors imposing fines
✅ Fact: They do not. They are deployed by govt agencies to ensure that businesses implement safe distancing measures
❌ Virus being spread through postal articles
✅ Untrue, malicious. SingPost has clarified. See go.gov.sg/factually28mar
and other messages aimed at creating panic 😧
Be socially responsible. Check sources and verify information
If you’re not sure, do not share.
Make sure that sources of information are credible
Stay safe and stay healthy everyone. Be more vigilant, the number of unlinked cases is +5 from yesterday