Boris Johnson Announces Full Lockdown In England Amid Rising Covid Cases
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Boris Johnson Announces Full Lockdown In England Amid Rising Covid Cases

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January 5, 2021

Nearly 56 million people in England will return to a full coronavirus lockdown, possibly until mid-February, to try to cut spiralling infection rates, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday.


New Delhi, 05 January 2021

As per news report of NDTV, the measures, which include the closure of primary and secondary schools, will come into effect Wednesday, he said in a televised address, after Scotland announced similar measures would come into force from midnight (0000 GMT) on Tuesday. Some 44 million people or three-quarters of the population of England are already living under the toughest restrictions, as Britain grapples with one of the worst mortality rates from coronavirus in the world.

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