World Australian State of Victoria tightened curfew in Melbourne

11:40  02 august  2020
11:40  02 august  2020 Source:   rp-online.de

Covid-19: curfew imposed on Melbourne in Australia

 Covid-19: curfew imposed on Melbourne in Australia © AFP / William WEST "The time is no longer for laxity, the time for warnings is over", declared Daniel Andrews, Prime Minister of 'State of Victoria. Australia announced on Sunday a curfew in Melbourne to fight the upsurge in Covid-19 cases in the country's second city. With these restrictions, residents will no longer have the right to go out more than five kilometers from their homes and for one hour a day to play sports.

Australia ’s Victoria state tightened restrictions and declared a state of disaster after its outbreak showed no signs of abating three weeks after capital Melbourne was Current lockdown measures failing to flatten infection curve. Police detain an anti-mask protester in Melbourne on July 31.

Australia 's second-most populous state reported another 671 infections - one of its highest figures - and seven Covid deaths.

Australia's second-biggest city has implemented a curfew and banned people from going more than 3 miles of their home after a spike in coronavirus infections .
A new spike in coronavirus cases has prompted Melbourne, Australia to go into a stage-four lockdown. Restrictions include an overnight curfew and banning residents from travelling more than 3 miles (5 km) from their home. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); The curfew in Melbourne — the capital of the southeastern state of Victoria — will come into effect as of Sunday evening and will last for at least six weeks, the state premier Daniel Andrews announced Sunday morning.

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