27 Oct 2020

Covid-19 testing numbers over long weekend encouraging

From Morning Report, 8:09 am on 27 October 2020

The number of people tested for Covid-19 over the weekend is being seen as an encouraging sign that people are taking the virus seriously.

Latest Ministry of Health figures show just around 8500 swabs were taken on Saturday and Sunday, with just under 480 of those at Auckland community testing centres.

Eva Corlett reports.