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Scott Morrison’s India flight ban criticised by Michael Slater, Andrew Bolt and Matt Canavan – NEWS.com.au

Scott Morrison’s India flight ban criticised by Michael Slater, Andrew Bolt and Matt Canavan

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Australias chief medical officer Paul Kelly says the threat of fines and jail time for people returning home from India was not ordered by him. Professor Kelly today told Sky News the criminal punishment was a separate part of Australia’s Biosecurity Act, but health authorities had not been asked to advise on that section of the government act.
“Let’s be very clear, we were asked for public health advice on the nature of threat, how long (a measure) was needed, that was the advice given,” he told…

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