January 22, 2022

Beyond Going Long

Complete UK News World

Austria extended the lockdown until December 11

Austria extended the lockdown until December 11

Further extension of the closure will depend on the development of the situation.

Vienna. The Main Committee of Austria’s National Assembly on Tuesday noon agreed, as expected, to extend the country’s lockdown until December 11. It will pay for 20 days, as previously announced by the government.

The APA reported this.

The Austrians extended the lockdown

The ruling coalition factions, the ÖVP and the Green Party, as well as the opposition Social Democrats (SPÖ), voted in favor of the relevant order by Health Minister Wolfgang Mokstein. NEOS and the right-wing Free Austrian Party (FPÖ) did not support the move.

The adoption of a regulation amendment was necessary on the grounds that, by law, leave restrictions may be adopted Austria For ten days only. The remaining rules resulting from the closure remain substantially unchanged.

The biggest change according to the amendment to the regulation is related to the shortening of trading opening hours, which was announced on Monday.

From Thursday, stores that may open during closures will have to close no later than 7pm instead of pre-allowed sale by 9pm. The sale of Christmas trees will be reclassified to the “farm stores” category, which means that people will be able to buy them even during the closure.

The Ministry of Health also used this amendment to reduce the validity of vaccination certificates from 360 to 270 days. This rule goes into effect on December 6.

The exceptions are people who get two advantages Vaccines Against the virus and at the same time overcoming the infection My corona virus. For them, covidpas remain valid for 360 days.

See also  Britain prepares for the death of Queen Elizabeth: Operation London Bridge! Funeral plans leaked

Related articles In Austria, they plan to open stores on the last Sunday of Advent is reading

It all depends on further development

As of Monday, November 22, the whole of Austria is in lockdown. The curfew is again applied to all residents. All business operations except for essential service providers are closed.

The FFP2 respirator is mandatory in public indoor areas and the two-meter rule is again applied.

Mückstein said any further extension of the lockdown in Austria would depend on the evolution of the epidemiological situation, but that it would certainly apply for a longer period of time to people who were not immune.

According to the minister, it is clear that the procedures followed have an effect that can be observed, for example, in the decrease in the infection rate of the disease for a period of seven days, but the numbers of infected people remain very high and the situation in hospitals is very high. Dramatic too.