Melbourne police ‘check coffee cups’ to ensure residents aren’t violating mask mandates

Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Melbourne police ‘check coffee cups’ to ensure residents aren’t violating mask mandates” – below is their description.

Footage has emerged of police in Victoria checking people’s coffee cups in a park to ensure they were genuinely drinking coffee and not using an empty cup as a prop for avoiding wearing a mask.

The Australian state has endured over 250 days’ worth of lockdowns over the past 20 months as it has battled three waves of Covid-19.

Most recently Victorian officials have used restrictions, including outdoor and indoor mask mandates, and a ramped-up vaccination rollout to tackle the Delta-variant.

Read the full story: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/world-news/2021/10/18/heavy-handed-melbourne-police-check-coffee-cups-ensure-residents/

Subscribe to The Telegraph on YouTube ► https://bit.ly/3idrdLH

Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/

Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, business, sport, lifestyle and culture.

#Mask #CovidPolice #Australia

The Telegraph YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

About This Source - The Telegraph

The Daily Telegraph, known online as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally. It was founded by Arthur B. Sleigh in 1855 as Daily Telegraph & Courier.

Recent from The Telegraph:

  • Xi Jinping has adopted Mao’s mantle | Matthew Henderson interview
  • Arthur Labinjo-Hughes: Police release harrowing recordings hours before death
  • Chopper’s Politics: Grant Shapps on why you should still book your next holiday | Podcast
  • In This Story: COVID-19

    Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

    Symptoms of coronavirus

    The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

    • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
    • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
    • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

    Latest News about Covid-19

    Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

    5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • Breaking News: 1 in 60 people in England have tested positive for COVID
  • UK to face ‘testing winter’, warns health secretary
  • Discussing Antonio Brown being suspended 3 games for violating COVID-19 protocols | KJM
  • Is South Africa getting ‘punished’ for identifying the coronavirus omicron variant? | DW News
  • Omicron in the UK: Boris Johnson gets his booster jab as he expands rollout to save Christmas
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

    Posting....