India returnee test +ve in NZ

Wellington, Apr 16 (UNI) The New Zealand on Friday reported only one case of novel coronavirus, which was found in an India returned person.

“The new case is a contact of a previously reported case who is in quarantine,” the country’s Ministry of Health said in a statement. The data showed the the person arrived from India via United Arab Emirates on march 30.

The seven-day rolling average of new cases detected at the border is four, according to the Ministry of Health.
The total number of active cases in New Zealand is 100, and the total number of confirmed cases is 2,234.

The total number of tests processed by laboratories to date is 1,963,982. On Thursday, 4,694 tests were processed. The seven-day rolling average up to yesterday is 4,478 tests processed, the Ministry added.

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