The Melbourne Cricket Ground(MCG) is being treated as a potential acquisition site after a man who attended the Boxing Day Test between Australia and India tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
In a statement on Twitter, the Victoria government’s Department of Health and Human Services called on all spectators seated in The Great Southern Stand in Zone 5 to get tested and self isolate until they return a negative test.
MCG – Possible acquisition site
If you attended the MCG on Dec 27, seated in The Great Southern Stand, Zone 5, between 12.30pm – 3.30pm, you must get tested & self-quarantine until you get a negative result.
— VicGovDHHS (@VicGovDHHS) January 5, 2021
Speaking to The Guardian, Jeroen Weimar, Victoria state’s COVID-19 response commander has clarified that approximately 8,000 people were in the affected zone of the stadium….