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Fernvale Square ActiveSG Gym, FilmGarde Bugis+ among places visited by COVID-19 cases while infectious

Fernvale Square ActiveSG Gym, FilmGarde Bugis+ among places visited by COVID-19 cases while infectious

Fernvale Square ActiveSG Gym and FilmGarde Bugis+ have been added to the list of places visited by COVID-19 cases in the community during their infectious period. (Photo: Facebook/Activesg GYM at Fernvale Square/Google Maps)

SINGAPORE: A gym and a cinema hall are among the new locations added to the list of places visited by COVID-19 cases in the community during their infectious period, the Ministry of Health (MOH) announced on Sunday (Jul 19). 

The locations include Chong Pang City Wet Market & Food Centre, Kampung Admiralty Hawker Centre, Ocean Curry Fish Head, Mustafa Centre, HAO Mart, Thasevi Food, the ActiveSG Gym at Fernvale Square, yakitori restaurant LECOQ, a SaladStop! outlet at The Metropolis and food stall 313 KPT.

The ActiveSG Gym at Fernvale Square appears thrice on the list over four days. According to statutory board Sport Singapore, which runs ActiveSG gyms, a COVID-19 case had visited the Fermvale gym on three occasions.

Hall 6 of FilmGarde cinema at Bugis+ is also one of the locations visited by a COVID-19 case on Jul 17. Cinemas were allowed to reopen on Jul 13, with safe distancing measures in place.

More shopping malls were added to the list as well, including VivoCity, IMM, Sun Plaza. 

UPDATED MAP: All the places that COVID-19 community cases visited while they were infectious 

The new locations are as follows:

Those identified as close contacts of confirmed COVID-19 cases would have been notified by MOH, said the ministry.

It added that people who were at these locations during the specified timings should monitor their health closely for 14 days from their date of visit.

"They should see a doctor promptly if they develop symptoms of acute respiratory infection (such as cough, sore throat and runny nose), as well as fever and loss of taste or smell, and inform the doctor of their exposure history," said MOH.

"There is no need to avoid places where confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been."

The National Environment Agency will also engage the management of affected premises to provide guidance on cleaning and disinfection.

READ: 257 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore, including 8 community infections

Singapore reported 257 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the total number of cases in the country to 47,912.

Eight of the new cases are community infections, involving two Singaporeans, five work permit holders and one work pass holder.

There were also five imported cases who had been placed on stay-home notice upon arrival in Singapore. 

The remaining cases are work permit holders residing in foreign worker dormitories.

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Source: CNA/ic/zl

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