Photo: Getty ImagesRecorded community cases of Covid-19 in the South are lower today than most of this week, but there are three more deaths. There were 477 new cases on Sunday in a week that saw numbers over the 600 mark for five consecutive days. In a statement, the Ministry of Health said that nationally, there were 4924 new community cases. The seven-day rolling average of community case numbers today was 6895, compared with 4908 last Sunday. Today’s reported deaths, which all occurred over the past three days, take the total number of publicly reported deaths with Covid to 1560 and the seven-day rolling average of reported deaths is 14.
Source: Otago Daily Times July 03, 2022 01:34 UTC