Primary school students wearing face masks make their way to school in Singapore. Photo: Xinhua
Primary school students wearing face masks make their way to school in Singapore. Photo: Xinhua

Coronavirus: Singapore shifts to online classes from May 17 amid fears B.1.617 variant ‘affects children more’

  • The 38 cases reported on Sunday mean Singapore has racked up 193 domestic infections this month, compared to 55 in April and just nine in March
  • Many new cases in recent weeks have tested positive for the B.1.617 coronavirus variant that appears to be more transmissible

Primary school students wearing face masks make their way to school in Singapore. Photo: Xinhua
Primary school students wearing face masks make their way to school in Singapore. Photo: Xinhua
READ FULL ARTICLE