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Coronavirus Victoria: Low testing rates likely hiding state’s true case numbers

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Victoria has recorded its lowest increase in COVID-19 cases in more than a month, but residents have been warned there are likely more infections than what is being detected. Chief Health Officer, Professor Brett Sutton, said while today’s 70 new cases were promising, the daily figures revealed a major problem with the state’s testing rates.
There were just 10,153 coronavirus tests conducted across Victoria in the past 24 hours, making it the lowest testing rate the state has seen since June 23…

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