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There are 2 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation, and none in the community.
The first case arrived on February 23 from Pakistan via Australia. This person tested positive at around day 3 and is staying in a quarantine facility in Auckland.
The second case arrived on February 27 from Nigeria via Qatar. This person tested positive at around day 0 and is staying in a quarantine facility in Auckland. *This case has been transferred to a hospital in Auckland due to a non COVID-19 related condition
The total number of active COVID-19 cases is 65. The total confirmed COVID-19 cases remain at 2,020. This is the number that the Ministry of Health reports to the World Health Organisation.
The total number of tests that have been completed to date is 1,707,380.
On Saturday 6,015 tests were processed. The seven-day rolling average for tests that have been processed up to yesterday is now at 6,992.
There are now 2,692,050 users registered on NZ COVID Tracer app. The app has recorded a total of 199,233,532 poster scans. There have also been 7,975,016 manual diary entries recorded so far.
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