Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews provides the latest Victoria COVID-19 update.
Cases and deaths continue to rise in Victoria as Premier Daniel Andrews announced a new daily record of 725 coronavirus cases and 15 deaths.
There has now been a total of 13,035 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria.
There are currently 538 people in hospital of which 42 are in intensive care.
Of the total cases, there are now 7,227 active cases within the state and a total of 1,435 cases connected to aged care.
A man in his 30s among the COVID-19 deaths
12 of the 15 deaths overnight due to COVID-19 were associated with aged care, however there was one male in his 30s that passed away.
- 1 male in his 30s
- 3 males and 1 female in their 70s
- 3 males, 3 females in their 80s
- 3 males, 1 female in their 90s
There has now been a total of 162 deaths in Victoria due to COVID-19.
Melbourne are listening
Dan Andrews tweeted photos of empty Melbourne streets last night and thanked the public for their help.
“I need every single Victorian to play their part and I’m so grateful, so, so grateful, not just as a Premier, but, you know, from my family to every other family in Victoria who is doing it tough and doing the right thing, I say thank you.”
Watch: Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews provides an update on the state’s COVID-19 crisis.
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