There are five new cases of Covid-19 in the community in New Zealand today, the Ministry of Health confirmed today.
There was also nine new cases in managed isolation and quarantine facilities, bringing the total new cases today to 14.
The five new community cases are all linked to the Auckland cluster. Two cases are household contacts of previously reported cases and the other three are all in a household that is linked to an existing case.
Of the nine imported cases, five are in Christchurch, three are in Auckland and one is in Wellington. They are all in quarantine.
The news cases come on day two with Auckland at “Alert Level 2.5”. The rest of the country is at Level 2.
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