Shopping assistants at the Bugis Junction mall in Singapore. Photo: EPA Shopping assistants at the Bugis Junction mall in Singapore. Photo: EPA
Shopping assistants at the Bugis Junction mall in Singapore. Photo: EPA

Coronavirus Singapore: 100 to 1,000 infections in one month. What happened?

  • Despite the city state’s strict contact-tracing, quarantining and travel restrictions, a second wave of infections from returning residents and local transmissions saw cases spike from 100 to 1,000 in one month
  • Experts say people need to take social distancing more seriously

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Shopping assistants at the Bugis Junction mall in Singapore. Photo: EPA Shopping assistants at the Bugis Junction mall in Singapore. Photo: EPA
Shopping assistants at the Bugis Junction mall in Singapore. Photo: EPA
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