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No new cases of Covid-19 coronavirus in New Zealand

No new Covid-19 cases were recorded in New Zealand today, the Ministry of Health has confirmed.

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There are still 18 active cases of the virus, all of which are in managed isolation or quarantine, with one person being treated at Auckland City Hospital.

The total number of confirmed people who have or have had the virus in New Zealand is 1180.

There were also no new deaths, with the national death toll remaining at 22.

The Ministry of Health is still working to contact 277 of the 2159 people who left isolation facilities between June 9 and June 16, before stricter rules were brought in around testing. That number is down 17 from yesterday.

Yesterday, more than 3700 tests for the coronavirus were carried out, bringing the total number of tests completed to date to over 409,000.

The Government's NZ COVID Tracer has now recorded 587,000 registrations, with over 1.32 million poster scans to date.

There was no live 1pm briefing today, with the Ministry of Health releasing the numbers in a statement instead.