Singapore reports first case of school-based coronavirus transmission – Therapy Box

Singapore reports first case of school-based coronavirus transmission

Singapore reported its first case of school-based Covid-19 transmission as an outbreak in the city state showed little signs of abating.A student at a local school contracted the virus after his classmate tested positive on Wednesday, according to a statement by the Ministry of Education on Saturday. Close contacts of both pupils have been placed under quarantine.Singapore reported 22 new cases of locally-transmitted infections on Saturday, of which eight are currently untraceable, the…