About 3,000 residents of public housing tower blocks are barred from leaving their apartments even for food. Photo: EPAAbout 3,000 residents of public housing tower blocks are barred from leaving their apartments even for food. Photo: EPA
About 3,000 residents of public housing tower blocks are barred from leaving their apartments even for food. Photo: EPA

Australia coronavirus: quarantine guards spread disease, leading to Melbourne’s new lockdown

  • Failures included improper use of personal protection equipment, allowing families to mix and even some guards having sex with quarantined guests
  • Virus spread among the guards who car pooled or shared cigarette lighters, and then unwittingly introduced the disease to their own communities
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
About 3,000 residents of public housing tower blocks are barred from leaving their apartments even for food. Photo: EPAAbout 3,000 residents of public housing tower blocks are barred from leaving their apartments even for food. Photo: EPA
About 3,000 residents of public housing tower blocks are barred from leaving their apartments even for food. Photo: EPA
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