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One new coronavirus case recorded in Victoria on the first day of lockdown – ABC News

One new case of coronavirus is recorded on the first day of Victoria’s five-day lockdown to halt the spread of the highly infectious UK variant.

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One new locally acquired case of coronavirus has been recorded on the first day of Victoria’s five-day lockdown to halt the spread of the highly infectious UK variant.
There were 20,116 test results received in 24 hours, the Victorian Department of Health said, with 20 active cases.
The lockdown is seen as an important circuit-breaker to try to stop the spread of the highly infectious UK strain.
The outbreak linked to the Melbourne Airport Holiday Inn currently stands at 13 cases, but it is not…

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