Prime Minister Scott Morrison addressed the nation on Sunday night, revealing extreme new measures to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in Australia, where there are currently 3,978 confirmed cases of the coronavirus.
The press conference saw Morrison limit all public gatherings to two persons and introduce a ‘no-eviction’ rule for tenants. The Prime Minister also announced all Australians must stay home unless absolutely necessary.
Here is everything you need to know about Scott Morrison’s press conference on Sunday night, March 29
Public gatherings reduced to two persons.
Scott Morrison announced all public gatherings must be reduced to two persons. He said states and territories in Australia will be responsible for enforcing this rule, and that penalties should apply for breaking this strict new rule.
Furthermore, public playgrounds, outside gyms and skate parks will be closed as…