Covid pos­i­tive trav­eller jailed af­ter re­fus­ing med­i­cal ex­am­i­na­tion

Fiji Sun - - NEWS -

Auck­land: A woman who tested pos­i­tive for Covid-19 at the week­end had been in an Auck­land jail for 10 days af­ter re­fus­ing to be ex­am­ined when she ar­rived at Auck­land In­ter­na­tional Air­port from the United States.

The woman in her 20s agreed to be tested when she ap­peared in court last Fri­day. She was bailed out af­ter it was con­firmed she had been tested but be­fore the re­sult was known. Correction­s told RNZ’s Check­point that dur­ing her time at Auck­land Women’s Prison, the woman was quar­an­tined and had no con­tact with other pris­on­ers.

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