Victoria Covid update: public transport in Melbourne will pause on Saturday to thwart protesters

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Public transport in Melbourne will be suspended for six hours on Saturday as part of a large-scale police operation to stop a planned protest against the ongoing Covid lockdown in the city.

, Victoria Covid update: public transport in Melbourne will pause on Saturday to thwart protesters, The Nzuchi Times Guardian

The Victoria police commissioner, Shane Patton, said on Wednesday that public transport – including buses, trams and trains – would be suspended going into the Melbourne CBD between 8am and 2pm on Saturday in an effort to prevent “freedom” protesters gathering in the city after thousands gathered in late August.

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