According to Ministry of Health, two new cases were reported on Saturday, one confirmed case and one probable one, and these are related to St Margaret’s Hospital & Rest Home in Auckland.
Both the new cases remain in self-isolation at home. A Nurse employed at Waitemata District Health Board is the probable case; she was looking after patients in the hospital and came in close contact with covid-19 patients.
However, the case which is confirmed is a household contact of a confirmed case. With these newly reported cases, the total cases now are 1,492, including confirmed and probable cases.