The Health Ministry is giving an update on New Zealand’s response to Covid-19.
There are 39 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 and 28 new probable cases in New Zealand, bringing the country to a total of 1106, the Health Ministry has confirmed.
Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield said 13 people are in hospital, and three are in ICU – two in Wellington and one in Auckland.
Just under 40,000 tests have been carried out so far.
Dr Bloomfield said there were now 12 significant clusters, with 72 cases now linked to the Marist College cluster.