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news.com.au 20 Nov, 2021 02:00 am

Covid in Austria: Lockdowns, mandatory vaccines introduced

Covid in Austria: Lockdowns, mandatory vaccines introduced
Austria will plunge itself into a nationwide lockdown from Monday as Covid cases soar and hospital corridors fill with dead bodies.

One European country is implementing tough new Covid rules, as cases soar and hospital corridors fill with dead bodies once more.Austria will plunge itself into a nationwide lockdown from Monday as Covid cases soar and hospital corridors fill with dead bodies.Picture: AFP Meanwhile, in Linz, nurses have resorted to storing dead Covid patients in hospital corridors.” The flood of new Covid patients has become so overwhelming that nurses have reported ditching “normal” caring practices reserved for dying people, according to the paper.

It comes as German Chancellor Angela Merkel slapped fresh curbs on public life for unvaccinated people in areas where hospital beds are filling up fast with Covid patients, while Belgium’s Prime Minister said the continent was on “red alert”.Austria registered a whopping 15,145 new Covid cases on Thursday, smashing last November’s peak of 9586 confirmed cases, The Sun reports.

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