Sumary of Scott Morrison hits back on Adelaide radio over vaccine rollout, lockdown blame:
- NCA NewsWire/Bianca De Marchi Credit: News Corp Australia“No I don’t accept that,” Mr Morrison said.
- Earlier this month, New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian said the state “could not live” with the Delta variant while vaccination rates were so low.
- “If we chose to live with this while the rates of vaccinations are at 9 per cent, we will see thousands and thousands of hospitalisations and deaths,” she said on July 9.As recently as Wednesday morning, Deputy Premier John Barilaro told ABC Breakfast that the vaccination rollout was “letting the state down”.
- NCA NewsWire / Dan Peled Credit: News Corp AustraliaMr Morrison was also asked whether he regrets saying the vaccine rollout was “not a race”.