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Dr Siouxsie Wiles 'absolutely gutted' to see Black Lives Matter protestors not take Covid-19 precautions

Microbiologist Dr Siouxsie Wiles says she was “absolutely gutted” to see protestors at the Black Lives Matter marches on Sunday not taking Covid-19 precautions.

Source: Breakfast

The Auckland microbiologist wrote on Twitter that anyone who attended should self-isolate for 14 days.

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“The last thing any of us want is to see a surge in cases,” she wrote.

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Prior to the marches, Dr Wiles offered some advice for those planning to attend the marches, saying that people who felt “even slightly unwell” shouldn’t attend.