The Pitch Perfect star, 41, blasted the NSW government via her Instagram Story on Sunday, claiming that “locking down” isn’t the best strategy to eliminate COVID-19.
“Sydney, WTF !!!” she wrote alongside a selfie.
Her second post, taken by her mum in NSW, showed a photo of empty shelves from panic buyers at a Woolworths supermarket. “Mum took this at Woolworths,” she wrote with the snap.
“You can’t keep locking down as a strategy,” she added in her final Story.
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian announced a two-week lockdown on Saturday, saying her hands had been tied by the escalating outbreak of the Delta variant of coronavirus, after “putting everyone on notice” for a wider Sydney lockdown that morning.
Residents of Greater Sydney, the Central Coast, the Blue Mountains, Wollongong, and Shellharbour are now subject to stay-at-home orders.
“We’re never afraid to take a decision that we need to take to keep our citizens safe and even though we don’t want to impose burdens unless we absolutely have to, unfortunately, this is a situation where we have to,” she said.
The number of cases linked to the Bondi cluster has grown to 110.
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