Australia's Victoria reports record daily number of coronavirus cases

by Reuters
Friday, 10 July 2020 04:01 GMT

SYDNEY, July 10 (Reuters) - Australia's second most populous state of Victoria said on Friday the number of its new coronavirus infections had hit a daily record.

State Premier Daniel Andrews, who said 288 new cases were detected in the last 24 hours, urged residents of metropolitan areas of Melbourne to wear masks outdoors. (Reporting by Colin Packham; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)

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