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2020-03-22 Two additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Territory

22 March 2020

Two additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Territory

A Territory couple who disembarked from the Ruby Princess cruise ship in Sydney and flew to Darwin tested positive to Coronavirus (COVID-19) today.

This brings the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus COVID-19 in the NT to five in total.

SPOKESPEOPLE:

  • Minister for Health, Natasha Fyles
  • Director, Centre for Disease Control, Dr Vicki Krause

TIME: TODAY 4.30pm SATURDAY 21 MARCH 2020

LOCATION: Centre for Disease Control, Royal Darwin Hospital (same location as yesterday) – map attached.

When entering RDH off Rocklands Drive, take the first left onto Hippocrates Road, turn right onto Paracelus Road, parking in any general free parking. The media event will be held in Building 4 (red wing).

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