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West Australian Premier Mark McGowan closed nightclubs until May 8, barring people from participating in the Sunday Sunday derby that attracts 45,000 spectators.
West Australian Prime Minister Mark McGowan announced on Sunday that there would be no second-rate damage to the city of Perth, but other operational measures would be put in place after initial reports said the only hotel guard and two occupants had been tested for COVID-19.
McGowan said no new cases had been found in Australia’s fourth-largest city that night and would not be reopened in two weeks.
However, the Prime Minister said Perth would not allow spectators during Sunday evening’s Australian Australia derby, which is expected to attract about 45,000 people.
He also said allowing spectators to enter Optus Stadium could be a real challenge for those associated with Perth. Officials had previously said they would allow 75% of people to enter the 60,000 stadium.
“I feel frustrated. “Some people will be disappointed, but the decision has been made on health care, and we have tried to communicate this urgently,” he said.
“The games will continue. Yes, people can watch in their homes. ”
According to reports, nightclubs will also be closed until midnight on May 8th.
“Our restrictions in place, and the use of masks, as well as the ability to connect with our trials and tests give us a chance to make a decision,” McGowan told reporters on Saturday.
Australia, which has no alternative to shipping coronaviruses, this weekend banned citizens who have lived in India for 14 days prior to their deportation, as the world’s second most populous country struggles with high levels of COVID-19 cases and deaths.
The country has eliminated infectious diseases by closing its borders to non-citizens in March 2020, recording only 29,800 cases and 910 deaths.
A 20-year-old HIV-positive guard worked at Perth’s Pan Pacific Hotel and had received the first COVID-19 vaccine, McGowan said earlier. He was now living alone with seven homeowners, five of whom were considered destitute.
New Zealand late Saturday night dropped flights from Western Australia, banning twice for arriving Sunday morning. The Pacific last month approved the isolation- and testament of COVID’s “free movement” by Australia.