At least 386 new cases of the novel coronavirus were reported in Singapore over the past 24 hours, bringing the country’s total to 2,918, local media said Tuesday.  

Channel News Asia said one more death was recorded during the period, bringing the total number of fatalities to nine.

According to the media, 222 of the latest coronavirus cases came from guesthouses where foreign workers live collectively.

So far, 586 coronavirus cases have been reported among those living in guesthouses.

On April 6, two regions where approximately 20,000 foreign workers lived were quarantined for 14 days.

-Global situation

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