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Novak Djokovic again ‘imprisoned’ in hotel, visa case to be heard a day before Australian Open

The Australian Open is to begin on Monday, while the hearing of Novak Djokovic’s case will be held on Sunday.

Novak Djokovic is the world number one tennis player

Australian Open (Australian Open) World number one player Novak Djokovic reached Melbourne to play (Novak Djokovic) The difficulties are not decreasing. After cancellation of visa twice, now this star is once again corona (Coronavirus) World number one tennis player Novak Djokovic is again in immigration custody (where he is kept before deporting if a visa is canceled) after his visa was canceled for the second time for not being vaccinated while on his appeal against visa cancellation. The hearing will take place in the High Court.

The matter will be heard in the Federal Court on Sunday, while the first Grand Slam of the year, the Australian Open, is starting from Monday. Police have closed the lane behind the building where Djokovic’s lawyers are staying. On Saturday afternoon, two vehicles came out of there. TV footage showed Djokovic sitting in the back seat wearing a mask as the vehicle stopped outside the hotel where Djokovic is kept.

Djokovic in custody again

The Australian Associate Press reported that Djokovic is in custody again. He had spent four nights in the same hotel earlier as well. Immigration Minister Alex Hawke said on Friday that he had exercised his privileges as minister to revoke the visa of the 34-year-old Serbian player on public interest grounds. Hawke said that he has taken this decision keeping in mind the public interest for health reasons. He said in a statement, ‘The Morrison Government is committed to protecting the Australian borders during this period of the Corona epidemic.’

Next hearing will be on Sunday

Novak Djokovic’s appeal against the cancellation of the visa for the second time due to not getting the corona vaccine was sent before the High Court on Saturday. Two days before the Australian Open, a 15-minute online feed of the hearing of the case was made available in which Djokovic did not appear. Judge David O’Callagan asked Djokovic and government lawyers to submit written arguments on Saturday. The next hearing of the case will take place on Sunday morning.

Second also canceled Djokovic’s visa

Djokovic’s visa has been canceled for the second time. His visa was canceled by the Australia Border Force on his arrival in Melbourne last week because he did not meet the criteria required for medical exemption from Australia’s stringent corona vaccination rules. He spent four nights in the segregation hotel, after which the judge gave a verdict in his favor on Monday. Meanwhile, Djokovic admitted in a social media post that there was a mistake in his travel detail form, but called it an unintentional human error by his agent.

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