4 new Zika cases confirmed Monday, bringing total to 333

4 new Zika cases confirmed Monday, bringing total to 333

Four new cases of locally transmitted Zika were confirmed by authorities on Monday (Sep 12), bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 333.

SINGAPORE: Four new cases of locally transmitted Zika were confirmed by authorities on Monday (Sep 12), bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 333.

Of these, 269 - slightly more than 80 per cent of the confirmed cases were from the main cluster in Aljunied, Sims Drive and Paya Lebar Way. An update on the National Environment Agency (NEA)'s website gave detailed information on the number of cases in each cluster:

1. Aljunied Cresc / Aljunied Rd / Circuit Road / Geylang East Ave 1 Geylang East Ctrl / Lor 21A, 23, 25 Geylang / Paya Lebar Way / Pipit Rd / Sims Dr / Sims Pl

(269 cases as of 12 Sep 2016, of which 101 cases with onset in the last 2 weeks)

Zika Sep 12 map 1

2. Bedok Nth Ave 2 / Bedok Nth Ave 3 / Bedok Nth St 3

(5 cases as of 12 Sep 2016, of which 1 case with onset in the last 2 weeks)

Zika Sep 12 map 2

3. Joo Seng Rd

(3 cases as of 12 Sep 2016, of which 2 cases with onset in the last 2 weeks)

Zika Sep 12 map 3

4. Bishan St 12

(5 cases as of 12 Sep 2016, of which 5 cases with onset in the last 2 weeks)

Zika Sep 12 map 4

5. Elite Ter / Jln Tua Kong / Elite Ter / Jln Tua Kong / Jln Tua Kong (Park East) / Siglap Road (Flamingo Valley)

(7 cases as of 12 Sep 2016, of which 7 cases with onset in the last 2 weeks)

Zika Sep 12 map 5

6. Ubi Ave 1, Cres

(3 cases as of 12 Sep 2016, of which 3 cases with onset in the last 2 weeks)

Zika Sep 12 map 6

7. Circuit Rd / Jln Raya

(2 cases as of 12 Sep 2016, of which 2 cases with onset in the last 2 weeks)

Zika Sep 12 map 7

(Maps: NEA)

Source: CNA/dt

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