Virtually two-thirds of the Covid-19 instances detected in managed isolation during the last 30 days have come from India.
Figures from the Ministry of Well being present that of the 137 instances in managed isolation the final 30 days, 87 have come from India.
The following highest variety of instances was from the UK, with seven, adopted by Pakistan and america with six every and Eire with 4.
Different optimistic instances within the final 30 days have come from Brazil, Denmark, Egypt, Ethiopia, Netherlands, Oman, Papua New Guinea, France, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Philippines, Serbia and Montenegro, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates.
Since January, nearly everybody coming to New Zealand has been required to have a unfavourable pre-departure take a look at.
Director-Normal of Well being Ashley Bloomfield has stated most of these from India who’re testing optimistic on arrival are getting contaminated on their journey right here.
For the reason that starting of the pandemic, 1339 Covid-19 instances have been detected in managed isolation.
The instances have come from 90 completely different international locations.
However 986 of these instances come from simply 10 international locations: the UK (296), India (245), america (201), Russia (51), Australia (35), Pakistan (34), Philippines (27), Frances (25), Eire (24), South Africa (24) and the United Arab Emirates (24).