With 15 deaths, the australian state of Victoria, on Wednesday recorded its deadliest day since the coronapandemiens beginning of the year.
It informs Victoria's prime minister, Daniel Andrews, on the night of Wednesday local time at a press conference, according to news agency Reuters.
the State has also registered 725 new cases of coronavirus that day, which also is the highest in the state on a single day.
It is two more than when the state last week registered its highest number of smittetilfælde.
Authorities in Victoria declared Sunday katastrofetilstand in the state in which the particular megapolis Melbourne is badly affected by the new smitteudbrud.
It means, among other things, that the citizens of the city have a curfew from the bell 20 to the bell 05 the next six weeks.
in Addition, it has also been forbidden to occupy more than five kilometres from his home, if you leave it.
The tough restrictions introduced after the authorities in Victoria have sought in vain to reduce the number of infected in weeks.
According to the authorities, due to among other things, that more citizens will not abide by the rules and are taking the situation seriously enough.
At a news conference Tuesday, told Victoria's police commissioner, Shane Patton, to the police four times in the last week had to smash the glass on cars and pull people out, because they have not complied with applicable restrictions and refused to disclose the name and address.
At the press conference, it also came to light that nearly one-third were not at home when the health authorities this week knocked on 3000 doors in order to check whether the people complied with their selvisolation.
the Outbreak in Victoria has also to a limited extent spread to other australian states.
the State of New South Wales has the latest fourteen days daily registered around 10 to 20 new cases of coronavirus. Virtually everybody in the city of Sydney.
Here are fighting the authorities right now a fierce battle to prevent the outbreak from spreading further.