In early 2020, the first cases of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCov) were reported in Singapore. On 10 February 2020, we were informed by the Ministry of Health (MOH) that a person who had visited Paya Lebar Methodist Church was among those who had tested positive for the virus. The MOH has done all contact tracing and those who have been in close contact with this person have been quarantined. The church has also been sanitised in accordance to National Environment Agency (NEA) guidelines.
On 12 Feb 2020, WHO announced the name for the coronavirus disease: COVID-19.
|14 Feb 2020||MOH: Worship Services may continue with Precautionary Measures|
|14 Feb 2020||Bishop Dr Chong visited PLMC Covenant Kindergarten children and prayed for them|
|12 Feb 2020||PLMC Covenant Kindergarten reopened|
|11 Feb 2020||PLMC and Covenant Kindergarten were closed for the day underwent thorough deep-cleaning and disinfection|
|11 Feb 2020||PLMC Update|
|11 Feb 2020||Contact tracing has been done and those who have to be quarantined have been informed|
|10 Feb 2020||PLMC Update|
|10 Feb 2020||MCS Press Release on nCoV patient identified PLMC visitor|
|10 Feb 2020||Bishop Dr Chong’s Video Message of Encouragement to Methodist Churches|
|10 Feb 2020||Bishop Dr Chong’s (second) Letter to Methodist Churches|
|28 Jan 2020||Bishop Dr Chong’s (first) Letter to Methodist Churches|
- WHO names novel coronavirus as 'COVID-19'
- MOH Info on the different DORSCON levels
- MOH Updates on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)
- WHO info on Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV)
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