NEWS RELEASE - 09 January 2021
Two new cases of COVID-19 detected
Two new cases of COVID-19 have been detected in the Isle of Man. As yet, no source of transmission has been identified, however the two travel related clusters announced on New Year’s Eve and Tuesday 5 January, are the most likely cause. Contact tracing continues. This means that, despite efforts to contain the spread, the COVID-19 virus may be circulating in the community.
The first case is a pupil at St Mary’s Primary School in Douglas. They attended school on Tuesday and Wednesday. They had no signs or sym