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There are 4 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation but none have been identified or reported in the community.
The first two new cases arrived on April 10 from Kenya via the United Arab Emirates. They both tested positive at around day 5 routine testing, are both close contacts of a case and now staying at a quarantine facility in Auckland. *These two cases travelled within a family bubble with two previously reported cases.
The third new case arrived on April 5 from Kenya via the United Arab Emirates. This person tested positive at around day 12 routine testing, is a close contact of a case and now staying at a quarantine facility in Auckland. *This case was part of a travel bubble with two previously reported cases. They were transferred on April 13 from an initial MIQ facility in Auckland to a quarantine facility.
The fourth new case arrived on April 15 from Kenya via the United Arab Emirates. This person tested positive at around day 0 routine testing, and now staying at a quarantine facility in Auckland.
*One previously reported case has now been reported as historical after recovering.
The total number of active COVID-19 cases is 102. The total confirmed COVID-19 cases are now at 2,239. This is the number that the Ministry of Health reports to the World Health Organisation.
Laboratory testing to date has processed 1,972,640 tests. On Friday, 4,688 were processed and on Saturday; 3,965 tests were processed. The seven-day rolling average up to yesterday is 4,356 tests.
2,785,282 users are now registered on the NZ COVID Tracer app.
A total of 250,258,193 poster scans have now been recorded. There have also been 9,355,767 manual diary entries recorded so far.
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