VICTORIAN authorities have confirmed health experts are investigating two “likely positive cases” of COVID-19 in Melbourne’s northern suburbs.
In a statement on Monday morning, the Department of Health said the two individuals are connected.
“A full investigation is underway into these results, and initial public health actions are being put in place while both individuals isolate and are urgently retested,” the statement read.
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“We will communicate any specific public health actions the community needs to undertake as soon as possible when investigations and case interviews are complete.
“Until then, remember to observe key COVIDsafe behaviours, get tested if you have any symptoms at all, check in at venues, and always wear masks on public transport, including rideshare vehicles.”