Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that due to an illness caused by a novel coronavirus, he had poor eyesight. He told this on Monday during the briefing.

the Prime Minister admitted that for the first time in many years he have to wear glasses. “I think it’s very plausible that deteriorating eyesight can be a problem related to the coronavirus” – quoted by TASS statement.

Recall that Boris Johnson had contracted the coronavirus, and then continued to work in isolation. However, his health deteriorated, and in early April, after a week and a half after confirmation of the diagnosis, he was taken to the intensive care unit at St Thomas ‘ hospital in London. For the period of hospitalization of Johnson, and then his stay in the residence at Chequers the government ruled the state Secretary Dominic Raab. According to witnesses, despite the absence, the Prime Minister gave instructions. 27 April recovered Johnson had already returned to work.