There were six new cases of Covid-19 in the Canterbury District Health Board area over the past 24 hours, pushing the total up to 59. Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield said on Friday 49 new confirmed and 22 probable cases had been found in New Zealand over the past 24 hours - the national total now stands at 868 cases. There are currently 10 cases in the South Canterbury DHB area. The Canterbury DHB remains seventh behind the Southern, Waikato, Auckland, Waitemata, Capital and Coast and Counties Manukau DHB areas. Total cases by DHBAs at 9.00 am, 3 April 2020Note: Yesterday (2 April 2020) Taranaki showed 15 Cases.
Source: Otago Daily Times April 03, 2020 01:18 UTC