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New Variant Of Coronavirus Forces Britain To Impose Another Lockdown

Jan 05, 2021 01:31 PM IST iVideos iVideos

England will be under a lockdown until at least mid-February to combat the new variant of the Coronavirus. Authorities have recorded more than 50,000 new infections daily since December 29. Johnson added that the scientists have confirmed that the new variant is between 50 and 70% more transmissible. Under the new rules, which took immediate effect, primary and secondary schools and colleges will be closed.