The Australian state of Victoria has declared a disaster after a wave of new coronavirus cases has swept across Melbourne and other areas.
A new nightly curfew for Melbourne, from 8pm to 5am will go into effect on Sunday night as part of the state’s harshest movement restrictions to date to contain the virus.
Premier Daniel Andrews said the state of disaster proclamation gave police greater power to enforce the new restrictions.
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