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Recap: Covid-19 updates for Day 5 at alert level 2 for Wellington region

18:03 pm on 27 June 2021

Cabinet has decided Wellington's alert level 2 will continue for another 48 hours.

Photo: RNZ / Emma Hatton

The rest of the country remains in alert level 1.

The alert level was raised to level 2 after a Sydney man travelled to Wellington last weekend visiting tourist attractions, bars and restaurants before testing positive for highly contagious Delta variant of Covid-19 when he returned home.

Review the day's updates on RNZ's live blog: