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The Threat Of COVID-19 Remains In Papua New Guinea. Protect Yourself, Your Family and Your Community

PUBLIC NOTICE

Members of the public are advised that the National Control Centre (NCC) Call Centre can now be accessed by email.  For all your queries please email to the following address: hotline@covid19.info.gov.pg We will do our best to respond to your email within 24-48 hours. Thank you.

CALL CENTRE (1800200) IN OPERATION 24/7

Latest News

Pandemic Measures (18th March 2021 release)

National Pandemic Act

National Gazette

Controller Directives

Niupla Pasin Advisory

UNICEF Supporting COVID-19 Response in PNG

Department of Health Situation Report

 Click on the link below for more situation report
Situation Report 2020-2021

Covid-19 Awareness Video

Health Secretary Dr. Osborne Liko in a news conference on the 31st of March 2021. Source: EMTV Online Facebook Page
 

Covid-19 In PNG Statistics

Map of provinces/zones. Confirmed coronavirus cases (as of Sunday 9th April 2021)   

8,342 confirmed cases

       NCD  – 3,424

       Western  –2,222

       West New Britain – 225

       West Sepik  – 356

       Morobe  – 379

       Madang – 71

       East New Britain  – 319

       ARoB – 126

       Eastern Highlands –373

        Western Highlands – 238

         New Ireland – 89

        Central  – 99

        East Sepik  – 84

        Enga  – 68

        Southern Highlands – 66

         Miline Bay  – 14

        Hela – 26

        Jiwaka – 48

        Simbu – 99

       Gulf  – 13

      Northern – 3

Virus strain

SARS-CoV-2

Location

Papua New Guinea

First outbreak

Wuhan, Hubei, China: 31 December 2019

Index case

Bulolo Morobe Province

Arrival date

March  2020 (repatriated : 23 March 2020)

Confirmed cases

8,342

New cases

341

Active  cases

 1,398

Recovered

 846

Death

68

Tests Conducted

63, 700

Provinces

22 Provinces including the National Capital District

WHO Global Situation

Data taken from the WHO Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Dashboard Data last updated: 28/03/2021,  2:46 pm  CEST (Weekly Situation data )