Coronavirus update for Victoria, Thursday, April 30

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THE total number of COVID-19 cases in Victoria is 1361, an increase of seven since Wednesday.

There were no new deaths reported as of Thursday and to date, 18 people have died from coronavirus in Victoria.

The total number of cases is made up of 704 men and 657 women, with people aged from babies to their early nineties.

There were 140 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Victoria that may have been acquired through community transmission.

As of yesterday, 18 people are in hospital, including nine patients in intensive care, 1291 people have recovered and more than 115,100 tests have been completed.

Of the total 1361 cases, there have been 1105 in metropolitan Melbourne and 217 in regional Victoria, several cases remain under investigation.

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