No new community cases; 3 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation
There are three new cases of Covid-19 in recent returnees in managed isolation facilities and no new cases in the community today.
Of the new cases, two arrived from Pakistan. One case arrived via Qatar on April 23, while the other arrived via the United Arab Emirates on April 27. The origin-country of the third case is yet to be determined. This case arrived via the United Arab Emirates on April 24.
Seven previously reported cases have now recovered.
This brings the total number of active cases in New Zealand today to 23 and the total number of confirmed cases is now 2,257.
Since January 1 2021, there have been 49 historical cases, out of a total of 441 cases.
The total number of tests processed by laboratories to date is 2,013,539.
On Wednesday, 5,340 tests were processed. The seven-day rolling average up to yesterday is 3,654 tests processed.