Two new cases of covid in the community

Staff reporters
Tue, 23 Feb 2021

Two more community cases of covid-19 were confirmed this evening by the Ministry of Health.They are two siblings of today’s reported positive case, known as Case I, from Papatoetoe High School.The siblings are a teenager and an infant, the Ministry of Health said in a press release. The parents and a third older sibling have returned negative tests and the family has been transferred to the Auckland quarantine facility, the ministry said.One of the new cases — a teenage sibling, known as Case J — recently finished school and h...

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