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New Zealand No Longer Free Of Coronavirus After Fresh Round Of Testing

New Zealand has counted 22 deaths from COVID-19, and until Tuesday, everyone else among the 1,500 people known to have been infected had recovered.

New Zealand No Longer Free Of Coronavirus After Fresh Round Of Testing
Customers queue to enter a department store in Christchurch, New Zealand. New Zealand will close schools and non-essential services at midnight on Wednesday as the country goes into lockdown to try to stop the spread of coronavirus pandemic. | AP/PTI
New Zealand No Longer Free Of Coronavirus After Fresh Round Of Testing
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2020-06-16T19:53:58+05:30

New Zealand is no longer free from the new coronavirus after two women who flew from London to see a dying parent tested positive.

The new cases sparked a round of testing for anybody who might have been close to them, including their flight's fellow passengers and crew, staff members at a hotel and a family member.

The women are isolated and have delayed the funeral of their parent until they have recovered.

New Zealand has counted 22 deaths from COVID-19, and until Tuesday, everyone else among the 1,500 people known to have been infected had recovered. 

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