The country, which was expected to rise out of lockdown on Tuesday, presently has 72 dynamic cases
Of the 21 new cases, 20 were in Auckland, the biggest city, and one in the capital, Wellington. Five individuals were in clinic however nobody was in serious consideration.
New Zealand is under a severe lockdown until late on Tuesday as the flare-up has extended past the two key urban areas. The leader, Jacinda Ardern, would assemble her bureau on Monday to affirm lockdown expansions for Auckland and Wellington, and consider limitation levels for the remainder of the country, AAP announced.