Daniel Andrews reveals Victorian roadmap …Restrictions no substitute for strengthening contact tracing, Federal Government says – ABC News

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Restrictions no substitute for strengthening contact tracing, Federal Government says

In a joint statement, Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Treasurer Josh
Frydenberg and Health Minister Greg Hunt said the Federal Government would like to see restrictions in Victoria “lifted as soon as it is safe to do so”,…

… “In NSW, this has enabled the Berejiklian Government to respond to multiple outbreaks while permitting businesses and people to carry out their daily lives in

a CovidSafe way,” the statement said.

“This is the way forward. Restrictions are not substitutes for strengthening health systems to cope with the virus.”

… the Victorian Premier said 93 per cent of positive cases were being interviewed within 24 hours of the health department learning of
their case.

… Contact tracing data released by the Victorian Government on Saturday stated that 99 per cent of known close contacts of positive cases were notified

within 48 hours of the department learning of the case…

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