New Zealand PM says to retain coronavirus measures across country until mid-Sept

By Praveen Menon

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Friday that the country's current restrictions to beat the spread of the coronavirus pandemic would be retained until mid-September.

The largest city, Auckland, will remain on alert level 2.5, while the rest of the country will be on alert level 2.0, Ardern told a news conference.

The settings would be reviewed on Sept 14, she said.

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(Reporting by Praveen Menon; Editing by Shri Navaratnam)

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