Annastacia Palaszczuk fronted cameras for the first time since being re-elected as Premier on Sunday and revealed Queensland has recorded one new case of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
However, the new case does not pose a threat as it’s a returned overseas traveller who tested positive while in hotel quarantine.
The number of active cases across the state now stands at five.
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Speaking to reporters on Sunday morning, a beaming Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk thanked those who placed their trust in her after Labor secured a third term in Government.
Ms Palaszczuk continued by reassuring residents that she will be a “Premier for all of Queensland”.
Labor is on track to increase its majority in the Parliament, with Ms Palaszczuk admitting she is aware that “
Sunday, 1 November – coronavirus cases in Queensland:
• 1 new confirmed cases
• 5 active cases
• 1,172 total confirmed cases
• 1,239,418 tests conducted
— Annastacia Palaszczuk (@AnnastaciaMP) November 1, 2020