One new Covid-19 Case reported today, none in Community

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There is one new case of Covid-19 to report today in managed isolation. None have been reported in the community.

The new case arrived on May 17 from India via Qatar. This person tested positive at around day 1 of routine testing and is now staying in a quarantine facility in Auckland.

The total number of active Covid-19 cases is 24. The total number of confirmed Covid-19 cases are now at 2,303. This is the number that the Ministry of Health reports to the World Health Organisation.


Laboratories have processed a total of 2,095,421 tests to date. On Wednesday, 4,794 were processed, while the seven-day rolling average up to yesterday is 3,657.

On the NZ COVID Tracer app, 2,826,944 users are now registered, recording a total of 271,329,239 poster scans. There have also been 10,175,911 manual diary entries done so far.


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