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COVID-19: 1,352 New Cases As 18,000 Turnout At Vaccine Walk-In Centres


04:59 2 Aug 2021

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There are 1,352 new confirmed cases of Covid-19.


There are 177 people with the virus in hospital - an increase of 14 on yesterday.


27 patients are being treated in intensive care units - up 1.


Over 18,000 people have been vaccinated at the walk-in clinics so far this long weekend - including 10,000 on Saturday and another 8,000 on Sunday.


Walk-in centres continue to operate today in 26 locations.


Around half of those vaccinated at the centres this weekend have been teenagers aged 16-17.


Vaccine registration for children aged 12-15 will begin within the next two weeks.

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