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Health Minister Jenny Mikakos tells Victorian coronavirus hotel quarantine inquiry she was in the dark about security guards plan – ABC News

Victorian Health Minister Jenny Mikakos tells the inquiry she does not know who suggested and approved the use of private security guards in the state’s bungled hotel quarantine program.

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Victorian Health Minister Jenny Mikakos does not know who suggested and approved the use of private security guards in hotel quarantine, the inquiry into the state’s bungled program has heard.
Key points:

  • Ms Mikakos says she first learned private security was being used in May when an outbreak at the Rydges Hotel on Swanston Street emerged
  • She says in future she would not support the use of private security guards in such programs
  • Her understanding was hotel quarantine …

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