Prime Minister with COVID-19 moved to the ICU


According to a Monday afternoon Tweeter by BBC political correspondent Chris Mason, the state of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson “got worse and, on the advice of his medical team, he was transferred to the intensive care unit [ICU] to the hospital. “

“The Prime Minister was taken to intensive care around seven o’clock this evening and he is aware of it,” Mason tweeted in a statement. to follow.

Johnson decided to remain in voluntary quarantine at the end of last month after developing “mild symptoms” and testing positive for the coronavirus.

Earlier today, Johsnon decided to self-admit to a London hospital.

“Last night, on the advice of my doctor, I went to the hospital for routine tests because I still have symptoms of coronavirus,” he said. tweeted at the time. “I am in a good mood and keep in touch with my team as we work together to fight this virus and keep everyone safe.” “

Downing Street has confirmed that Foreign Secretary and First Secretary of State Dominic Raab will assume Johnson’s post as Prime Minister if Johnson is unable to perform his duties, according to the BBC.


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