- Identification of a new type of coronavirus in Britain
- Fast-growing cases in Britain
- Lockdown in and around London
A new strain of coronavirus has been found in Britain. It is believed that because of this, the infection spreads rapidly. Strict lockdowns will be imposed in and around the country’s capital London from Wednesday due to a sharp rise in coronavirus cases in the UK and the identification of new types of seaweed. The British government announced this in Parliament on Monday. This new type of corona virus is responsible for spreading “extremely fast”.
Health Minister Matt Hancock told lawmakers in the House of Commons that cases of the deadly virus were doubling in these areas in just seven days, so urgent and decisive action was needed. In such a case, “Tier-3” level restrictions would be imposed in and around London, meaning almost complete lockdown.
“A new type of corona virus has been identified in Britain which may be the reason for the rapid spread of the virus in the south-east of England,” Hancock said, adding that about 1,000 cases of the new strain have been reported by experts. Is
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