Positive COVID-19 Case Update17 March 2021
One new positive COVID-19 case has been recorded in the Northern Territory in the past 24 hours.
A 53 year old male who arrived on the repatriation flight from Frankfurt on 12 March 2021 has tested positive for COVID-19.
The patient is asymptomatic and is under the care of the AUSMAT team at the NT Centre for National Resilience.
Since repatriation flights to the Northern Territory began on 23 October 2020:
- 5389 international arrivals have undertaken quarantine at the Howard Springs Centre for National Resilience.
- A total of 68 positive COVID-19 cases have been reported from international repatriation.
The total number of cases diagnosed in the Northern Territory is 107. All cases have been related to international or interstate travel, with no cases of community transmission.