Australia is set to impose Lock down on all unvaccinated citizens in a bid to curb the spread on Covid-19, the lockdown which will take effect from midnight on Sunday will affect around two million of Austria’s 8.9 million population for at least 10 days, According to Sky News UK.
Sky News UK repotted that On Friday, the government announced plans to lockdown the unvaccinated in two regions – Upper Austria and Salzburg – but this has now been extended to the rest of the country.
Austria has one of the lowest vaccination rates in western Europe and a seven-day average COVID infection rate of 775.5 per 100,000 people. The UK equivalent is currently 348.7 per 100,000.
The Government hope the new measure will help in encouraging people to get vaccinated and hell to curb the spread of the deadly virus.