There aren’t any new instances of Covid-19 in New Zealand right now, with only one historic case reported in managed isolation.
In an announcement, the Ministry of Well being mentioned the full variety of energetic instances remained at 18.
The full variety of confirmed instances on this nation is 2289.
The one historic case to report was recognized on the border and arrived in New Zealand on 24 April from the UAE through Malaysia.
Historic instances will not be thought of infectious, however this particular person was transferred to the quarantine facility as a matter of precaution whereas investigations had been undertaken.
There have been 60 historic instances reported this 12 months, out of a complete of 473 instances.
The Ministry of Well being additionally mentioned the general public well being danger to New Zealand from the Melbourne group case introduced earlier this week remained low.
One of many two folks in New Zealand who recognized themselves as informal contacts of the Melbourne case was symptomatic and has been examined, however has returned a adverse outcome. Public well being workers assessed that the second particular person didn’t want a take a look at.
The Ministry’s public well being group stays in touch with their counterparts in Australia concerning the scenario in Melbourne.
In different Covid-19 information right now, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says the federal government is not planning to assist journey brokers attempting to organise personal constitution flights for New Zealanders stranded in India.
The federal government was ready to see whether or not industrial flights out of India would come again on stream after being paused, she informed Morning Report.
Yesterday, there was one new case of the novel coronavirus in managed isolation.