LONDON: One of many fundamental medical advisers to the British authorities has warned that the nation is at a “tipping level” in its battle towards the coronavirus pandemic, a day earlier than Prime Minister Boris Johnson is about to announce […]
England’s deputy chief medical officer, Professor Jonathan Van-Tam, mentioned in a press release that the nation is at a “tipping level just like the place we have been in March.”
The UK has skilled Europe’s deadliest outbreak with greater than 42,750 deaths.
Van-Tam laid out his hope that historical past will not repeat itself in gentle of higher testing and coverings, in addition to larger data of the virus itself.
Johnson is on Monday anticipated to impose further restrictions in areas the place the virus has been spreading quickest in current weeks. Pubs and eating places in northern cities like Liverpool for instance are anticipated to be closed.