Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Covid cases start declining across Australia

New daily COVID-19 case numbers appear to be stabilising in some parts of the country.
Queensland has recorded 7,213 new COVID-19 cases, which is a decrease from yesterday’s 8723.
There are 500 people with COVID-19 are in hospital, with 15 in ICU while one person has died with the virus.
Western Australia is also reporting a drop in cases from 5351 yesterday to 4993 today.
There have been no new COVID-19 related deaths in the state.
There are 240 are in hospital with the virus, eight of whom are in ICU.
In New South Wales, 13,468 new daily COVID-19 cases were recorded, which is down from 15,683 yesterday.
There were eight more COVID-19 related deaths reported.
There are 1492 people with the virus are in hospitals across the state, and 56 of those are in ICU.
In Victoria case numbers have remained relatively the same with 9,597 new COVID-19 cases recorded, compared to yesterday’s 9,510.
One more COVID-19 death has been reported in the state.

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