WELLINGTON (XINHUA) – New Zealand reported 14,175 new community cases of COVID-19 yesterday, said the Ministry of Health in a statement.
Among the new community infections, 2,652 were in the largest city Auckland, and the rest of the cases were identified across the nation, according to the ministry.
In addition, 37 new cases of COVID-19 were detected at the New Zealand border, said the ministry.
There were 841 COVID-19 patients in New Zealand hospitals, including 27 people at the intensive care units or high dependency units. The ministry also reported 20 deaths from COVID-19 yesterday.