There are three new cases of Covid-19 in the community today, all of which are linked to the Auckland outbreak.
Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield confirmed the new cases at a press conference today.
There have been five new cases of Covid-19 reported in New Zealand today – three in the community and two imported, Director General of Health Ashley Bloomfield has revealed.
The three new community cases have all been linked to the Auckland cluster.
The two new imported cases are children who came from India.
Six people are now in hospital with the coronavirus – including two in intensive care.
There are 112 cases of Covid-19 in the country at present.
Dr Bloomfield said 3191 close contacts of the Auckland cluster have been identified, and 3136 have been contacted.
He said the Covid-19 app was now being used by 2,000,0088 people.
Two new cases of Covid-19 were announced yesterday, including one which was a community case and has been linked to the Auckland cluster.