Isolation lengthened for Covid-19 cases and close contacts

1News published this video item, entitled “Isolation lengthened for Covid-19 cases and close contacts” – below is their description.

Cases now must isolate for two weeks instead of 10 days, and close contacts 10 days, rather than seven.

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