WANGARATTA residents along with all regional Victorians will have to wear a face covering whenever they leave home as of 11.59pm Sunday.
The drastic action was announced by Premier Daniel Andrews yesterday when he revealed the daily COVID-19 infection toll for Victoria had skyrocketed to 723.
“Today is not a good day,” Mr Andrews said.
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