2 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation

2 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation

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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 28 from India via Nepal and the United Arab Emirates. This person tested positive at around day 1 and is staying in a quarantine facility in Auckland.

The second case arrived on February 22 from the United States. This person tested positive at around day 0 and is staying in a quarantine facility in Christchurch. *this case is classed as historical.

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The total number of active COVID-19 cases is 62. The total confirmed COVID-19 cases remain at 2,028. 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 1,736,931.

On Tuesday 16,019 tests were processed. The seven-day rolling average for tests that have been processed up to yesterday is now at 8,949.

There are now 2,721,683 users registered on NZ COVID Tracer app. The app has recorded a total of 203,873,558 poster scans. There have also been 8,114,068 manual diary entries recorded so far.

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