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TOP NEWS: UK Reimposes Lockdown On Virus-Hit City Of Leicester

Mon, 29th Jun 2020 21:28

(Alliance News) - The British government on Monday ordered schools and non-essential shops in Leicester, central England, to close and urged people to stay at home after a localised outbreak of coronavirus.

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said nationwide moves to ease a three-month lockdown would no longer apply in the city due to high rates of Covid-19, telling parliament: "We must control this virus. We must keep people safe."

source: AFP

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