The National Pandemic Control Centre has reported that the latest cases were reported in Madang and the nation’s capital.
NCD reported one case whilst Madang reported 13 cases. The 13 reported cases in Madang are all male, ages ranging from 21 to 46 years.
They were detected through contact tracing.
The 13 cases did not show symptoms of the COVID-19 virus at the time of testing, but swab samples returned otherwise.
A 23 year old male is the latest to be tested positive in NCD.
He was experiencing muscle aches at the time of testing.