The lockdown started in Sydney from 26 June.
The lockdown was ended for more than 100 days in Australia’s largest city Sydney (Sydney Unlock). For the first time since the end of the lockdown, gyms, cafes, hair dresser shops reopened for people who had completed vaccination.
70 percent of people aged 16 and older living in the state of New South Wales have been fully immunized. In view of this, Sydney decided to resume these activities. As of Monday, 73.5 per cent of the population has been fully immunized and 90 per cent have received at least one dose of the vaccine.
when will the restrictions be lifted
As soon as 80 percent of the people are vaccinated, other restrictions imposed due to corona virus will also be removed. People of New South Wales will be able to travel abroad for the first time since March last year. In the last 24 hours, 496 cases of infection have been reported in New South Wales and eight infected have died. At the same time, there were 1,612 cases of infection in the state of Victoria during this period and eight people died here too.
The lockdown in Sydney began on 26 June when there was an outbreak of Delta, a highly contagious form of the coronavirus, from Sydney to Melbourne. Night curfew was also imposed in many areas of Sydney. The administration was trying to overcome this variant as soon as possible after the lockdown, but when it did not succeed, then it was decided to increase the lockdown.
Bar open from 12 o’clock
After the lockdown opened in Sydney, only a few people gathered at some bars and some slot machine rooms. These places were earlier planned to be opened only for fully vaccinated people at 12 o’clock in the night. Hairdressers’ shops also opened and crowds could be seen here.
People are expected to come here for the next few days as people have already booked appointments at the shops. Shops, schools, salons and offices were closed in Sydney since June. All these places were kept closed for non-essential workers. Along with this, some strict restrictions were also imposed on the people.
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