The British postponed the removal of the epidemiological limitations
In the UK, which ranks first in Europe in number of people infected with coronavirus, the restrictions imposed because of the epidemic may begin to be removed on may 11.
About it, answering questions of members of the house of Commons of the British Parliament, Prime Minister Boris Johnson on may 6, the day before the expected launch of the plan the gradual diminution of constraints.
However, Johnson said that the Kingdom’s exit from the quarantine will be announced only on may 10.
“We will announce all the details of the government’s plan on Sunday. We chose this date because I want to be sure that scientific data confirmed the possibility of lifting the restrictions, however, new information will arrive over the next few days. We want to start implementing some of the planned measures as early as Monday, if we have such opportunity,” – said the British Prime Minister.
Johnson also promised that by the end of may in the country will be on 200 thousand of tests for infection with the novel coronavirus in the day. Early in the month, this figure could increase to 100 thousand per day.
We will remind, a week ago, Johnson said that his country had already passed the peak of the epidemic COVID-19.
Also earlier it became known that the UK launch mass production of a potential vaccine against the coronavirus.