Canberra on August 12, Australia’s Federal Department of health data showed that as of noon of the same day, 21 new deaths in the country in the past 24 hours, a new high in the number of new deaths in a single day. All the new deaths came from Victoria, the most serious epidemic state. < / P > < p > the data showed that since September 9, the number of new deaths in a single day in Australia was 17, 19, 19 and 21 respectively, which were the highest number of new deaths in a single day since the outbreak of the epidemic in Australia. All of these deaths came from Victoria, and most of them were related to the recent outbreaks in some nursing homes in the state. According to Nick kotsworth, deputy chief medical officer of the Australian federal government, at a regular press conference on the afternoon of 12th, as of noon of the same day, 429 new confirmed cases were found in Australia in the past 24 hours, with a total of 22127 confirmed cases and 352 deaths. Of the new cases, 410 were from Victoria.