Melbourne/London, August 26
Australia on Wednesday recorded 156 contemporary Covid circumstances and 24 new deaths, the best single-day enhance within the dying toll, well being officers stated.
The nation’s second most populous state of Victoria recorded 149 new coronavirus circumstances and all the most recent fatalities, 21 of these linked to aged care outbreaks, taking the state’s dying toll to 462, and the nationwide dying toll to 549.
In England, pupils should put on face masks in locations with native lockdowns, Education Minister Gavin Williamson has stated. Earlier, ministers had dominated out the necessity for pupils to put on masks in corridors regardless of WHO’s recommendation on the weekend. — Agencies