Medical director says staff intervened during 12 overdoses which otherwise would ‘likely have been fatal’

The Victorian government has hit back at claims Melbourne’s medically supervised drug-injecting room is a failure, with the centre’s director saying staff intervened during 12 overdoses since it opened less than a week ago.

On Friday the shadow attorney general, John Pesutto, criticised the injecting room saying it had not prevented drug use continuing around the centre.

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