New Zealand extends new coronavirus lockdown in largest city after community spread

After more than a 100 days of there not being a locally transmitted COVID-19 case, New Zealand is now extending sweeping lockdowns in its largest city and elsewhere after a spike in infections.

On Tuesday, four new locally transmitted cases of the coronavirus were found among a single family within the southern area of Auckland. Since then, approximately 30 others have now been infected through community spread by a new strain of the coronavirus, according to the international news agency Agence France-Presse.

“This suggests it’s not a case of the virus being dormant, or of burning embers in our community, it appears to be new
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