The German Robert Koch Institute, comparable to the Dutch RIVM, has added the provinces of North and South Holland to the list of corona risk areas. You can read that and more in this live blog.
The main points:
- RIVM now checks sewage water throughout the Netherlands for corona.
- 1,546 new corona infections have been reported between yesterday morning and today. That is the highest number in one day.
- Staff in primary and secondary education will soon be given priority in corona tests, in order to prevent drop-outs.
- Corona patient can become infected again within a year.