New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern requested the assessment after two women coming from the U.K. left a quarantine facility without testing for the virus.
The review commission found government resources intended for quarantine facilities support are not sufficient as returnees increase. This situation affects staff work and wellbeing.
“The team found that the system, whilst not broken, is under extreme stress and is not readily able to respond to the increasing demands being placed upon it,” the review briefs. (TELESUR)