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Booster rates increase

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Another 1,201 covid cases have been recorded in the last 24 hour reporting period.

349 positives were recorded from 2,088 PCR tests - 853 rapid antigen test results were reported.

1,731 people were released from their isolation period.

Tasmania currently has 7,439 active covid cases - 1,680 in the North, 900 in the North West, and 4,367 in the South.

24 people are being treated in hospital with covid - 10 specifically for their infection.

The state now has a 93.58% double dose vaccination rate.

In the third day of reporting of booster numbers, the state now sits at 23.08% of those eligible over aged 18 having had their third needle.