Over the weekend, three overdoses had been reported at a music pageant in Sydney, thus making one demise and two extra in important however steady circumstances. The occasions occurred at Knockout Video games of Future at Sydney Olympic Park on Saturday night time.
Regardless of in depth analysis and the ban on 69 folks, festival-goers inevitably took half in drug-related actions. The demise of one of many males on the 19-year-old Harmony Hospital was pronounced, and two ladies aged 19 to 25 years had a treatable overdose.
Earlier this yr, two different folks died of overdoes on the Sydney Music Pageant, Defqon.1.
Deputy Commissioner Peter Thurtell described Knockout's demise as mindless and referred to as on younger folks to suppose twice about medication. As well as, Prime Minister Gladys Berejiklian mentioned it was "silly" that customers nonetheless didn’t obtain the message after Defqon.1.
Whereas many have referred to as for the tablet take a look at, Berejiklian has firmly opposed his place. She mentioned that would give customers a "inexperienced mild" for taking such substances.
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