Queensland data zero new locally-acquired coronavirus instances
Queensland has recorded no new regionally acquired instances of COVID-19 with 8679 folks in quarantine.
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says no virus instances had been recorded in lodge quarantine after 14,543 assessments within the 24 hours to 9am on Friday.
“We’re completely delighted that via the exhausting work of Queenslanders that we have to that state of affairs as we speak,” Ms Palaszczuk advised reporters on Friday.
“Nicely finished everybody and let’s sustain the nice work.
“We have nonetheless obtained simply round per week to proceed carrying our masks and doing the appropriate factor and checking in.”
No new instances in Queensland in a single day 👏
Thanks to everybody who’s been carrying a masks, checking in and getting examined.
We wish case numbers to remain low so please hold staying protected. pic.twitter.com/Is8d6ZKByb
— Annastacia Palaszczuk (@AnnastaciaMP) July 9, 2021
Chief Well being Officer Jeannette Younger stated 8679 folks had been in residence or lodge quarantine throughout the state.
She stated folks ought to proceed to abide by social distancing and mask-wearing guidelines till they’re formally eased subsequent week.
“We’re not completely out of it but, we should sustain our quarantine and testing. So thanks to each particular person over the previous few weeks has come ahead and obtained examined,” Dr Younger advised reporters.
Well being Minister Yvette D’Ath reminded companies that the state authorities’s check-in app grew to become obligatory at 1am on Friday.
Deputy Police Commissioner Steve Gollschewski stated police had handed out 111 face masks on Thursday and issued three fines to folks refusing to put on them.
He stated police would at all times give folks the possibility to conform earlier than issuing fines.
“They’re going to provide the masks so you possibly can put it on,” Mr Gollschewski stated.
“Should you push again, you’ll face a high quality and doubtlessly much more severe offences.”