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Essential poll: Australians back strong surveillance and banning all international flights to curb Covid – The Guardian

More than half favour compulsory tracking bracelets and would support quarantine in dedicated facilities rather than recovery at home

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Australians are prepared to countenance much stronger surveillance measures to ensure people diagnosed with Covid-19 remain in quarantine while they recover, according to the latest Guardian Essential poll.
The survey of 1,068 respondents shows 60% of the sample would support compulsory tracking bracelets during self-isolation for people diagnosed with coronavirus.
Half the sample (52%) would support people being quarantined in dedicated facilities while they recover from the virus rather than…

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