Singapore reports 120 new coronavirus cases in record daily jump

The number of new cases is a 60% increase over the 75 reported on Saturday. (File/AFP)
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Updated 05 April 2020

Singapore reports 120 new coronavirus cases in record daily jump

  • The number of new cases is a 60% increase over the 75 reported on Saturday

SINGAPORE: Singapore’s health ministry on Sunday confirmed 120 more coronavirus cases, the most new infections reported in a single day for the city-state.
The number of new cases is a 60% increase over the 75 reported on Saturday, which was the previous biggest rise. Singapore has reported a total of 1,309 infections and suffered six deaths from the global pandemic.


Russia reports 8,984 new coronavirus cases, 134 deaths

Updated 27 min 56 sec ago

Russia reports 8,984 new coronavirus cases, 134 deaths

  • The total death toll in the country has reached 5,859

MOSCOW: Russia reported 8,984 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours on Sunday, pushing the total number of infections to 467,673.
Officials said 134 people had died during the same period, bringing the official nationwide death toll to 5,859.