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Two new cases of COVID-19 detected - 5 October 2020

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Two new cases of COVID-19 have been detected in the Isle of Man. It follows tests on two returning Isle of Man residents who developed symptoms of COVID-19 during self-isolation. Both individuals remain in self-isolation and are the only members of their household.

Chief Minister, Howard Quayle MHK, said:

'Once again I extend my thanks to members of our community who have followed the rules and acted responsibly. I wish both individuals a speedy recovery.'

The contact tracing team are identifying and speaking with anyone who may have come into close contact with the individuals.

Today’s new cases take the total number of active cases of COVID-19 in the Isle of Man to four.