May 23, 2020 / 7:31 AM / 11 days ago

Singapore's health ministry confirms 642 more coronavirus cases

FILE PHOTO: Commuters wearing protective face masks wait for the bus, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Singapore May 15, 2020. REUTERS/Edgar Su/File photo

(Reuters) - Singapore’s health ministry said on Saturday it had confirmed 642 more coronavirus cases, taking its tally of infections to 31,068.

The vast majority of the newly infected people are migrant workers living in dormitories, the ministry said in a statement. Six are permanent residents.

Reporting by Rama Venkat in Bengaluru; Editing by Lincoln Feast.

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