Britain’s prime minister, the 55-year-old Boris Johnson, has tested positive for the coronavirus. It writes the prime minister on Twitter.

“over the past 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms, and I have tested positive for the coronavirus.”

“I go now in selvisolation, but I will continue to lead the government through a video call, while we are fighting the virus,” he writes.

Boris Johnson was tested for the virus in the embedsboligen in Downing Street. It writes the news agency Reuters.

The extensive coronavirusudbrud recent times has also really made its entry in the Uk. It has created a heavy pressure on the country’s health care system, the NHS – particularly in the capital London.

the Hospitals in London are experiencing thus “an explosion in the number of seriously ill patients.” It said Chris Hopson, director of the NHS’ preparedness, Thursday.

“The words that I most often hear being used, is a continuous tsunami,” it sounded from the NHS-the director, in a radio broadcast on the british BBC.

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