In Britain, on July 19, the day of ‘Freedom Day’, will be exempted from the lockdown. However, cases of infection are increasing rapidly due to the Delta variant in the country.
Masks may have to be worn in closed places in Britain (symbolic photo)
Britain’s Vaccine Minister Nadeem Jahvi said on Sunday that the government would advise people to wear masks inside closed spaces, despite the end of all restrictions from July 19. A senior UK cabinet minister expressed confidence that Prime Minister Boris Johnson will make a formal announcement on Monday about ending the restrictions.
Cases of infection are increasing in the country, but due to the progress of the vaccination campaign, the number of patients in hospitals is still less. “I think it’s important that we be alert and careful and the guidelines that we set out tomorrow will demonstrate that people are expected to wear masks inside closed spaces,” Jahvi told Sky News. is.’
‘Irresponsible’ for not wearing masks in closed places
Earlier, UK Health Minister Sajid Javid told ‘The Sunday Telegraph’ that people not wearing masks in closed places would be considered ‘irresponsible’. A decision is also likely to be taken on Monday to reduce the restrictions in England. The Prime Minister is facing criticism for his plan to abolish the rules related to wearing masks.
Doctors, regional mayors, trade unions and other organizations have expressed concern about the lifting of restrictions amid increasing cases of infection. There were 32,367 new cases of COVID-19 in Britain on Saturday and 34 people died. More than 30,000 cases of COVID-19 came for the fourth consecutive day.
Britain has lifted some restrictions
People are being rapidly vaccinated in Britain and on July 19, the lockdown implemented in the country will be completely abolished. In such a situation, Britain has already started giving information about the removal of some restrictions. In this, fully vaccinated passengers coming from Britain’s ‘Amber List’ countries will not need to go to Quarantine after 19 July. At the same time, people in England who have received both doses of the vaccine will not have to go into self-isolation after coming in contact with the infected person. In addition, the school bubble system will be removed.
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