Victoria has once again recorded a low daily infection rate, with just 116 new cases of coronavirus overnight.
It’s the lowest daily number recorded since July 5, bringing the total number of cases to 18,347.
The number of active cases is yet to be updated, with authorities to provide further details later this morning.
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It’s not all good news, with another 15 deaths reported as well.
It brings the state’s death toll to 430, and the national death toll to 517.
Age and gender details will be released later today.
#Covid19VicData for August 24, 2020.
There have been 116 new cases of #coronavirus (#COVID19) detected in Victoria in the last 24 hours, and sadly 15 deaths.
Our thoughts are with everyone during this difficult time.
More information will be available later today. pic.twitter.com/mLWLHArduY
— VicGovDH (@VicGovDH) August 23, 2020