Novak Djokovic set to be deported and miss Australian Open after his visa is cancelled again

Tennis superstar Novak Djokovic has had his visa cancelled for a second time and is set to be deported, crushing his hopes of staying in Melbourne to defend his Australian Open crown.

Immigration Minister Alex Hawke used his discretionary powers to cancel Djokovic’s visa on Friday, four days after the federal government had backed down on sending him home. 

In a statement Mr Hawke said: ‘Today I exercised my power under section 133C(3) of the Migration Act to cancel the visa held by Mr Novak Djokovic on health and good order grounds, on the basis that it was in the public interest to do so. 

‘In making this decision, I carefully considered information provided to me by the Department of Home Affairs, the Australian Border Force and Mr Djokovic.  

‘The Morrison Government is firmly committed to protecting Australia’s borders, particularly in relation to the Covid-19 pandemic. 

‘I thank the officers of the Department of Home Affairs and the Australian Border Force who work every…

Read the Full Article Here Dailymail

Written by Bourbiza Mohamed

A technology enthusiast and a passionate writer in the field of information technology, cyber security, and blockchain

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Australia CANCELS Novak Djokovic’s visa for the second time

NYC restaurateur refuses to follow state vaccine mandate and dares Gov. Kathy Hochul to arrest him