Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced the government’s latest Covid-19 containment efforts.
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Health Director Ashley Bloomfield confirmed this afternoon: Border workers tested positive For Covid-19.
A 24-year-old security guard at the Grand Millennium MIQ facility in Auckland had not yet been vaccinated.
Bloomfield also published 23 new positive Covid cases in controlled quarantine, 17 of which arrived from India.
Bloomfield said countries such as Brazil and India are experiencing the spread of the disease, and Ardern is threatened with in-flight transmission of the virus among people entering New Zealand and the threat it poses to border workers. He said he would announce measures to counter the virus.
this week, Travel bubble without quarantine with Australia It will be operational from April 19th.
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