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Ruby Princess: New South Wales premier apologises over cruise ship outbreak – BBC News

State officials made “serious mistakes” in letting 2,650 ship passengers disembark, an inquiry found.

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Infected passengers were allowed to leave the ship in Sydney in March
State officials in Australia have apologised for their failures over the handling of a huge Covid-19 outbreak on the Ruby Princess cruise ship.
Last week, an inquiry found New South Wales health authorities made “serious mistakes” in allowing about 2,650 passengers to disembark when the ship docked in Sydney in March.
Those people were not tested for the virus, despite suspected ca…

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