Positive Covid Case Update 27 September

NT Government

One new COVID-19 case has been recorded in the Northern Territory in the past 24-hours.

A male child who arrived on the repatriation flight from Islamabad on 25 September 2021 has tested positive for COVID-19.

He is mildly symptomatic and is under the care of NT Health at the NT Centre for National Resilience.

Since repatriation flights to the Northern Territory began on 23 October 2020:

· 16,280 international arrivals have undertaken quarantine at the Howard Springs Centre for National Resilience.

· A total of 194 positive COVID-19 cases have been reported from international repatriation.

· There are currently 6 active cases in the Northern Territory, which are in care at the Centre for National Resilience, posing no threat to the community.

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