SINGAPORE, Nov 27 (The Straits Times) - There were 1,761 new Covid-19 infections reported in Singapore on Saturday (Nov 27), up from 1,090 on Friday.

This takes the total number of fatalities in Singapore to 690.

The new infections comprised 1,689 cases in the community, 63 in migrant worker dormitories and nine imported cases.

Of the community cases, 329 are seniors aged 60 and above.

The total number of cases in Singapore now stands at 261,636.