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Australia: Locals elated as Melbourne ends strict lockdown02:38

Australia: Locals elated as Melbourne ends strict lockdown

Australia, Melbourne
October 28, 2020 at 07:40 GMT +00:00 · Published

Locals were relieved and happy as Melbourne ended its strict COVID-19 lockdown on Wednesday.

Businesses could reopen and people were seen back on the streets shopping and socialising. There was a sense of relief among Melburnians after months of strict stay-at-home orders due to the rise of COVID-19 infections in July.

The decision to end the lockdown was made after no new COVID-19 cases were reported after more than 110 days of lockdown.

Australia: Locals elated as Melbourne ends strict lockdown02:38
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Locals were relieved and happy as Melbourne ended its strict COVID-19 lockdown on Wednesday.

Businesses could reopen and people were seen back on the streets shopping and socialising. There was a sense of relief among Melburnians after months of strict stay-at-home orders due to the rise of COVID-19 infections in July.

The decision to end the lockdown was made after no new COVID-19 cases were reported after more than 110 days of lockdown.

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