UK PM Boris Johnson

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Boris Johnson Govt Criticised Of Being 'Willfully Negligent': COVID-19

Boris Johnson administration was accused by the British Medical Association (BMA) of being "willfully negligent" in dealing with coronavirus outbreak. The association said on October 20 the government took “its a foot off the brake, giving the impression that the pandemic is behind us and that life has returned to normal.” The statements came after Downing Street declined to implement further mitigation measures, claiming that infections were within prediction boundaries.

Fri, 22 Oct 2021 - 05:27 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

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