News Tonight (swab test for COVID-19 for pre-school staff)
18 May 2020
News clip highlighted that at the end of Friday 16 May, about 3,000 pre-school staff has gone through the swab test for COVID-19 at the respective test centres located in the polytechnics. Footage provided by pre-school staff showed SP’s Khoo Kay
Chai (KKC) Complex, where they were in the waiting area with proper distancing, while Health Promotion Board staff conducted the tests while geared in safety equipment. Pre-school staff shared that the entire process was smooth. Each swab test took
an average of six minutes to complete and results will be ready in the next 48 hours. Swab test for pre-school staff will continue until 26 May 2020. Relevant segment from 15:08. Similar story reported in all SPH newspapers and Mediacorp platforms.