16 Jul 2021

Hundreds more positive cases of Covid-19 in Fiji

From Lately, 10:30 pm on 16 July 2021

The latest tally of positive Covid-19 cases totals 1220 with 74 deaths in Fiji is the highest daily total since this latest outbreak of the Delta variant began in April. Karyn speaks with Vani Catanasiga from the Fiji Council of Social Services.

Residents look on as police check people are wearing face masks in Suva,  as a worsening outbreak of the Covid-19 coronavirus Delta variant has overwhelmed the South Pacific nation's largest hospital.

Residents look on as police check people are wearing face masks in Suva, as a worsening outbreak of the Covid-19 coronavirus Delta variant has overwhelmed the South Pacific nation's largest hospital. Photo: AFP or licensors