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Barilaro reveals he lost two relatives to COVID-19 in Italy in December – Sydney Morning Herald

The Deputy Premier, who was acting Premier while Gladys Berejiklian took leave, said the deaths made him “more cautious”.

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Mr Barilaro said he has a large, close family and the deaths “knocked us all”.
News of the deaths come as NSW reported three local coronavirus cases in the 24 hours to 8pm on Sunday, all linked to the Berala cluster in western Sydney.
NSW Chief Health Officer Dr Kerry Chant urged GPs to encourage their patients to get tested even if they have “the most minimal of symptoms”.
The most recent testing figures 18,570 and 23,763 per day are lower than NSWs aim of 25,000 to 30,000.
In his recent role as…

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