Victoria declares disaster, sets curfew to curb Covid-19
The sweeping new restrictions will be in place for six weeks to rein in record numbers of infections
Mon, Aug 03, 2020 - 5:50 AM
Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews: "We have no choice but to make these decisions and to push on. This is the only option we have."
AUSTRALIA'S second-most populous state of Victoria declared a state of disaster on Sunday and imposed a nightly curfew for the capital Melbourne as part of its harshest movement restrictions to date to contain a resurgent Covid-19.