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    New Zealand has reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, on the first day of a snap three day lockdown in Auckland, after three-cases of the UK variant strain were detected in the community.

    Health authorities are investigating whether one of the cases – an airline catering worker – could have contracted the highly-infectious strain while washing laundry from an international flight, as Jordyn Butler reports.

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