23 Mar 2020

Europe correspondent on lockdown in Vienna

From First Up, 5:11 am on 23 March 2020

Global anxiety over COVID-19 has recently centered on Europe, where Italy is bearing the brunt of the pandemic's spread. Amidst a nationwide lockdown, its toll has grown to more than 53,500 cases and over 4,800 deaths, surpassing China as the country with the highest death toll. In Austria there are now more than 3,000 cases with 9 deaths across the country. Our correspondent Catherine Wallbridge is in Vienna, Austria and she joins Indira..