Latest snapshot of the coronavirus impact

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LATEST COVID-19 DEVELOPMENTS:

* Foreign Minister Marise Payne is standing by the government's warning that any Australian trying to return home from India will be in breach of biosecurity laws and face jail.

* She has also rejected any suggestion that blocking travellers from India is racist. "Absolutely not in any way," Senator Payne told reporters in Canberra.

* Although Australia has temporarily suspended direct flights from India due to the Asian nation's growing COVID-19 crisis, it says any travellers taking a different route home could face five years in jail or a hefty fine.

* Senior Labor frontbencher Brendan O'Connor says he's surprised and thought a ban on flights would be sufficient.

* Perth and the Peel region have avoided another lockdown for now with no further locally acquired cases detected.

* WA Premier Mark McGowan confirmed the news on Sunday, 24 hours after a hotel quarantine security guard and two of his housemates tested positive.

* Contact tracers are continuing to work through the movements of the three men but all 16 close contacts identified by WA Health as "high risk" have returned negative tests.

* Perth and Peel nightclubs will close for the next week and all residents must wear masks indoors and outdoors, regardless of proximity to others.

SPORT:

* Sunday's AFL western derby between West Coast and Fremantle at Optus Stadium was being played behind closed doors, with the risk of 45,000 spectators travelling to the stadium deemed too high.

AUSTRALIAN VACCINATION NUMBERS:

* There have been 2,254,074 doses administered in the national COVID-19 vaccination rollout up to Saturday, including 19,230 in the previous 24 hours.

* Of the total, 1,440,616 have been administered by the Commonwealth (an increase of 14,691 in the previous 24 hours).

* 1,206,760 have been issued in primary care (+13,192) and 233,856 in aged and disability facilities (+1499).

* 813,458 have been administered by the states and territories, including 4539 in the previous 24 hours.

* 211,522 have been administered in Victoria (+1280), 211,022 in NSW (+646), 146,737 in Queensland (+240), 99,870 in Western Australia (+975), 60,138 in South Australia (+697), 38,405 in Tasmania (+305), 28,943 in the ACT (+396) and 16,820 in the NT (+0).

AUSTRALIAN CORONAVIRUS NUMBERS:

* Australia reported three locally acquired virus cases on Sunday, in Western Australia. These were identified the previous day. There were eight new overseas-acquired cases: three in NSW, two each in SA and WA and one in Victoria.

* The national death toll is 910: Victoria 820, NSW 56, Tasmania 13, WA 9, Queensland 7, SA 4, ACT 3 (Two Queensland residents who died in NSW have been included in the official tolls of both states).

GLOBAL CORONAVIRUS NUMBERS:

* Cases: at least 152,199,538

* Deaths: at least 3,192,613

* Recovered: at least 89,931,151.

Data current as of 1730 AEST on May 2, taking in federal and state/territory government updates and Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Centre figures.