Wellington | New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has been found corona infected. According to the report of Xinhua news agency, Ardern had come in contact with a Kovid-19 infected person on Saturday. He had isolated himself as per the advice of the Ministry of Health.
The spokesperson said that she will still remain in isolation till Tuesday and will chair Tuesday’s cabinet meeting.
The Prime Minister was accompanied by New Zealand Governor-General Cindy Kiro and her staff members on board, and she is also following the instructions.
The Health Ministry said New Zealand reported 91 new community cases of COVID-19 on Monday.
The country has recorded 16,039 cases of COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic, including 12,005 in the current community outbreak.
New Zealand is on the highest raid settings under the COVID-19 security framework. In Red settings, face masks become mandatory in many indoor environments, and gatherings are limited to 100 people.