Posted on 01.05.2021 by Chandana Sirimalwatte in World with 0 Comments
UK Prime minister has addressed the public on Monday (04) night, and urge the people to follow the rules immediately and ‘stay at home ‘as the new coronavirus variant are rising rapidly in each part of the country.
The PM said that ‘the spread of the new variant is both frustrating and alarming’ and warn the people stating ‘you are much, much more likely to catch the virus and pass it on’.
Mr Johnson said all the new rules would last until mid of February. Schools will remain closed for all the pupils and will move to online learning from tomorrow.
From tonight, people across the county must stay at home apart from 5 exceptions.
According to the sources in England alone, the number of COVID-19 patients in the hospitals are now more than 40% higher than the peak in the first wave last April. The number of deaths is up by 20 % over the past week.