Covid-19: Australia’s Victoria declares state of disaster and imposes curfew

Irish Times | Aug 2, 2020 at 2:00 AM
  • A state of disaster was declared in Australia’s Victoria on Sunday.
  • The state reported more than 650 infections on Sunday, up from 397 cases Saturday, ABC News television reported, citing unnamed sources.
  • Brazil reported a daily record of 1,595 coronavirus deaths earlier in the week and registered another 1,088 on Saturday.