VICTORIA LOCKDOWN EXTENDED | Premier Dan Andrews says Delta COVID strain needs controlling | 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “VICTORIA LOCKDOWN EXTENDED | Premier Dan Andrews says Delta COVID strain needs controlling | 7NEWS” – below is their description.

Victoria’s snap lockdown will be extended as the state continues to try to get ahead of a COVID outbreak that has double-digit daily increases. On Monday, just over a day before the five-day shutdown was flagged to end, the Victorian premier said it will have to last a little bit longer. “This is by no means over. We are running alongside this virus, but not in front,” Daniel Andrews said.

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