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Coronavirus Australia: Victoria records three more Covid-19 deaths and 217 new cases as PM postpones parliament – The Guardian

Australia’s acting chief medical officer warns people in Sydney are not taking precautions ‘as seriously’ as in Melbourne

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Victoria has recorded 217 new cases of Covid-19 and three more deaths, as the prime minister, Scott Morrison, announced parliament would be postponed due to the health risks of MPs travelling to Canberra from Melbourne and south-western Sydney.
Victorias chief health officer, Brett Sutton, described the 217 cases as a relief following a record 428 new cases announced on Friday, and a then-record 317 new cases on Thursday.
However, he warned that the outbreak was far from over, as Victoria also…

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