Virus infections head towards 300

AUTHORITIES in PNG have confirmed two more cases of Covid-19 were recorded at the weekend in Morobe Province bringing the total number in the country to 271.
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David Manning

Staff Reporter

The National Pandemic Response controller David Manning said two new cases in Morobe both had histories of international travel and brought the total number of cases in that province to five.
 
More than 12,000 people have now been tested for the virus in PNG, Radio New Zealand Pacific reported.
 
Manning said there are 179 "persons of interest" being monitored in quarantine including people who have recently arrived from overseas.
 
While most of PNG's almost 300 confirmed cases of the coronavirus are in the capital Port Moresby, Western Province had registered 47 cases so far.

 

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