Victoria has recorded its largest number of coronavirus deaths to date. The state has also recorded triple digit new cases.
#COVID19VicData for 31 Aug 2020. There were 73 new cases and sadly 41 deaths. Today's deaths total includes 22 people who died in the weeks leading up to 27 August and were reported to DHHS by aged care facilities yesterday. More info will be available later this morning. pic.twitter.com/yDzeMKzYqE— VicGovDHHS (@VicGovDHHS) August 31, 2020
NSW has recorded 10 new cases of the virus.
Ten new cases of #COVID19 were diagnosed in the 24 hours to 8pm last night.— NSW Health (@NSWHealth) August 31, 2020
All four locally acquired cases are linked to the CBD cluster. These include:
• Two who are household contacts of previously reported cases
• Two who are a close contact of previously reported cases pic.twitter.com/Ehg1cU2Rs5