How has the brand new pressure from the UK in Brisbane not unfold when it’s 70% extra transmissible?
Morning, Intelligent Clare (to not be confused along with your sister, Dense Danielle).
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is crediting Larger Brisbane’s three-day lockdown with serving to cease the unfold.
Talking on ABC Information Breakfast a short while in the past, she mentioned “the shut contact of the cleaner was recognized early and put into isolation”.
“That was the entire level of getting this three-day lock down was to cease the unfold, to allow the contact tracers to try this extraordinary job of figuring out all of these individuals who had been in touch with the cleaner and put them into isolation to ensure that the virus hasn’t unfold.”
She says the subsequent ten days can be “essential”.
Hey Bridget, may we please get some extra data on the cleaner’s accomplice (in Queensland) testing constructive with the brand new pressure? I couldn’t discover any articles about it and I believed Queensland recorded 0 instances yesterday. Thanks!
Morning, Emma — you are appropriate, that information got here in late within the afternoon.
- Nextra Sunnybank Hills Newsagent on January 5 between 8:00am and eight:15am
- Bunnings Warehouse in Acacia Ridge on January 5 between 2:00pm and a couple of:40pm
- Sunnybank Cellars on Hellawell Highway, Sunnybank Hills, between 2:05pm and a couple of:15pm
We’re anticipating an replace from Queensland at 9:00am AEST.