Personnel in protective gear usher a group of migrant workers to take a bus to a quarantine facility in Singapore. Photo: Reuters Personnel in protective gear usher a group of migrant workers to take a bus to a quarantine facility in Singapore. Photo: Reuters
Personnel in protective gear usher a group of migrant workers to take a bus to a quarantine facility in Singapore. Photo: Reuters

‘Far from out of the woods’: how a Covid-19 variant put Singapore back in defensive mode

  • Life had returned to somewhat normal in the city state until the B.1.617 variant arrived on its shores and began spreading in the community
  • With tens of thousands being tested, high-profile events and a travel bubble not going ahead this month, will it take a lockdown to stem the rise in infections?

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Personnel in protective gear usher a group of migrant workers to take a bus to a quarantine facility in Singapore. Photo: Reuters Personnel in protective gear usher a group of migrant workers to take a bus to a quarantine facility in Singapore. Photo: Reuters
Personnel in protective gear usher a group of migrant workers to take a bus to a quarantine facility in Singapore. Photo: Reuters
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