NT Health has continued to trace all those people considered close contacts of the 52-year-old man with COVID-19 infection from the QF840 flight from Sydney on Tuesday to advise them to self-isolate.
On 4 March a 52-year-old man tested positive for COVID-19 in Darwin, becoming the first confirmed case in the Northern Territory.
NT Health has this evening confirmed the first case of COVID-19 in the community.
Territorians are being urged to look after their ears and their hearing.
NT Health is about to open a new scholarship offer as part of its efforts to build its Aboriginal health workforce.
Four people from the Manigurr-ma quarantine centre were tested today for COVID-19.
Daily screening of evacuees from the Diamond Princess continues at the Howard Springs Manigurr-ma village.
A 61-year-old woman from New South Wales is being transferred today from Howard Springs Quarantine Facility to Royal Darwin Hospital for investigation of a cardiac condition.