Victoria information fifth loss of life as confirmed COVID-19 circumstances high 1000

The most recent figures present Victorian circumstances have now hit 1036, with 68 new circumstances confirmed in a single day. There are 57 confirmed circumstances of COVID-19 in Victoria which will have been acquired by means of neighborhood transmission.

Thirty-six individuals are in hospital, together with six sufferers in intensive care, and 422 folks have recovered. Greater than 49,000 assessments have been carried out up to now.

Ms Mikakos additionally pleaded with Victorians to get a flu jab, and for workplaces to proceed to offer jabs for workers regardless of lots of them working off-site.

Pharmacists can now give the jab to kids aged 10 and over, bringing the age down from 16, she stated.