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Updates on Dengue Situation in Eng Kong Cheng Soon & Toh Yi:

20th May, 2022

Residents living in Eng Kong Cheng Soon & Toh Yi estates have received

a letter highlighting the updates on the dengue situation in the neighbourhood.

 

A copy of the letter is also available for download here.

Numbers at a glance:

Eng Kong Cheng Soon & Toh Yi Estates Cluster

Last updated: 18th May 2022

385

Reported cases of Dengue Fever 

55

breeding habitats

  • 43 residential

  • 2 common areas

  • 9 condominium grounds

  • 1 construction site

Affected Areas

Below are the locations of the recent cases in the Eng Kong Cheng Soon & Toh Yi Estates Cluster 

(Updated: 20th May 2022)

  1. The Creek @ Bukit condominium (13 Toh Tuck Rd, S596196)

  2. High Oak condominium (11 Toh Tuck Rd, S596290) 

  3. Toh Yi Drive HDB Blocks (Blk 1 - 20 Toh Yi Drive)

  4. Cheng Soon Crescent / Cheng Soon Gardens

  5. Kismis Ave

  6. Eng Kong Garden

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For more details, please visit the NEA cluster information website here.

Current Actions

Updated 20th May, 2022

Twice-weekly Thermal Fogging

  • Fogging frequency increased to twice weekly (Every Tues & Fri), starting 17th May 2022
     

  • Fogging boundary covers entire cluster including state land beside 18 Cheng Soon Garden, and coordinated with NParks, major construction sites & condominiums.
     

  • 28 handheld and 1 Vehicle Mounted fog machines, along with 29 officers deployed for the operations.

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Cluster inspections at the following areas:

  • Premises inspection along Toh Yi Drive public housing estate (Blk 1 - 20), Nottinghill Suites, Kismis Court, Toh Yi Court, The Creek@Bukit, and Cheng Soon Garden properties.
     

  • Outdoor inspection along Eng Kong Drive, Eng Kong Garden, Cheng Soon Garden, and Kismis Avenue.
     

  • Mass Operations were carried out on the 12th and 13th May, 2022, within the cluster area involving 20 NEA officers and 3 pest control operators (PCOs). 2 breeding grounds were detected and eradicated.

Chemical Treatment of high risk areas

  • BTI and Actellic Misting were conducted at Eng Kong Drive, Eng Kong Garden, Cheng Soon Garden, Kismis Avenue  on 9 and 11 May 2022.
     

  • Aerosol treatment was performed on 150 premises in the cluster area.
     

  • Due to safety issues posed by accessing the backlane drain areas within the cluster (See Map below), fogging was instead done along the outside edges during thermal fogging exercises. 

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Eng Kong Cheng Soon & Toh Yi Cluster

HOW YOU CAN HELP 

Have a comment or suggestion? We would very much like to hear from you.

Bukit Timah Constituency Office Hotline
(Mon - Fri, 10am - 6pm, except public holidays)

6466 2912

PHONE

Ms Sim Ann,
MP & Grassroots Adviser to Bukit Timah GROs

Ms Annie Gan,
Chairperson, Eng Kong and Cheng Soon NC

janice_choong@pa.gov.sg

Mr Derrick Tan,
Chairperson, Toh Yi RN
derricktanrc@gmail.com

EMAIL