Melbourne, July 6
In a significant step to include the rising variety of Covid circumstances, Australia’s hard-hit state Victoria on Monday introduced to shut its borders with the nation’s most-populous state New South Wales for the primary time in 100 years.
Marking a brand new part in Australia’s combat in opposition to the lethal contagion, Victoria’s Premier Daniel Andrews stated that efficient Tuesday night time, the state’s borders with New South Wales (NSW) will probably be shut. He stated that the choice to shut the border adopted talks with NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Prime Minister Scott Morrison.
Victorian Health Minister Jenny Mikakos has confirmed the state’s second demise with a person in his 60s passing away on Monday morning. — PTI