New Zealand reports 5 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation

2021-07-29 03:05:25 GMT2021-07-29 11:05:25(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

WELLINGTON, July 29 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand reported five new cases of COVID-19 in recent returnees in managed isolation facilities, and no cases in the community on Thursday.

The five newly reported cases came from the United Arab Emirates, Britain and Fiji, with one case's travel history still to be determined. These cases have remained in managed isolation and quarantine facilities in Auckland, according to the Ministry of Health.

The number of active cases in New Zealand is currently 46, and the total number of confirmed cases is 2,511, said a ministry statement.

The seven-day rolling average of new cases detected at the border is five, it said. Enditem