30 Aug 2021

Covid-19: Indoor rules need refocusing - Siouxsie Wiles

From Morning Report, 6:13 am on 30 August 2021

There were 83 new cases of Covid-19 in the community yesterday - taking our total cases in this outbreak to 511.

However, numbers appear to be levelling off - on Saturday there were 82, and 70 on Friday.

University of Auckland infectious diseases expert Siouxsie Wiles says now is the time to refocus the rules to prevent any airborne transmission indoors.

She spoke to deputy political editor Craig McCulloch.