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0:00 – THE BIG STORY
0:38 – TTSH CLUSTER NOW AT 35
There were 17 new Covid-19 cases confirmed by the Ministry of Health as at Monday noon (May 3). Of these, 10 are from the community, including eight who are linked to the nurse at Tan Tock Seng Hospital. There are 35 cases linked to the TTSH cluster so far, the largest of nine open clusters in Singapore. https://str.sg/Jt5k
We speak to infectious diseases physician Dr Asok Kurup, who also chairs the Academy of Medicine’s Chapter of Infectious Disease Physicians. He tells us if the situation relating to the TTSH cluster is kept under control, or whether we are at risk of another wave.
9:23 – 13 UNDER PROBE FOR BREACHING COVID-19 RULES
Thirteen people, aged between 21 and 33, are being investigated for breaching Covid-19 safe distancing rules. The police said in a statement on Monday that they conducted a raid last Saturday on an office unit in Ubi Road 2 and found the five men and eight women allegedly drinking alcohol and socialising. https://str.sg/Jtia
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