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Covid 19 news today nz. Last updated 26 october 2021 at 1:00 pm. The health ministry said 94 of the cases were in auckland and eight in. 102 community cases in nz today.
There were no cases detected at the border today. There are 20 new community covid cases today, all of them in auckland, but prime minister jacinda ardern has given no hint whether the news will impact on the city's level 4 lockdown. Data shows it's about 5 percent of that.
In a statement, the ministry of health said 73 cases are still to be linked. There are three new cases at the border including one historical case. All three of the waikato cases were known contact and were already in isolation.
Alert level 3 restrictions are set to ease in waikato tonight. There was no media conference today. There were also five cases reported in managed isolation.
Figures supplied by the ministry of health show 40 of those are in auckland and three in waikato. All of the six cases in waikato are in hamilton, all are close contacts and one had already been in isolation. Breaking news and videos of today's latest news stories from around new zealand, including up to date weather, world, sport, business, entertainment, technology life and style, travel and motoring.
143 new community cases in new zealand today. The number of new community cases has reached triple figures for the first time, with 102 cases reported today. Of the new cases, 31 remain unlinked.
Total active cases in this community outbreak. In a statement, the health ministry said 46 of today's cases are unlinked. If all 3.7 million adults in nz were scanning there would perhaps be 11 to 22 million scans per day being registered, professor nick wilson says.
Auckland saw 135 new cases, with six. The number of daily cases is expected to double in the next 14 days.