Austria will go right into a three-week lockdown on November 17 to stem an increase in coronavirus infections, Reuters reported immediately, citing a draft authorities decree.
Austria already has a nighttime curfew, however retailers stay open. The brand new lockdown, set to finish on December 6, will imply individuals are required to remain at dwelling other than to buy groceries or take train.
Non-essential retailers and hairdressers will likely be closed. Faculties for youthful pupils will solely be open to these requiring childcare, based on Reuters. Secondary colleges are already utilizing distance studying.
Chancellor Sebastian Kurz will maintain a press convention on the brand new measures later immediately.