Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved to ICU as his coronavirus symptoms worsened. UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab will be temporarily take over the Prime Minister’s duties while Boris is hospitalized, the government officials said.
Boris Johnson was conscious when he was moved to the ICU around 7 p.m. GMT. His medical team made the decision to move him to that unit as a precaution in case he needed ventilation.
It was announced that on March 27 that he had contracted the disease and was experiencing “mild symptoms,” including “a temperature and a persistent cough.” Weeks later Boris wrote on Twitter that he had entered a hospital “for some routine tests as I’m still experiencing coronavirus symptoms. I’m in good spirits and keeping in touch with my team, as we work together to fight this virus and keep everyone safe,”
Prince Charles also tested positive for Novel Coronavirus. He was self isolated in BrikHall. Later it was announced that he was recovered.
“Since Sunday evening, the Prime Minister has been under the care of doctors at St Thomas’ Hospital, in London, after being admitted with persistent symptoms of coronavirus, Over the course of this afternoon, the condition of the Prime Minister has worsened and, on the advice of his medical team, he has been moved to the Intensive Care Unit at the hospital,The PM has asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab, who is the First Secretary of State, to deputise for him where necessary,” the spokesman added. “The PM is receiving excellent care, and thanks all NHS staff for their hard work and dedication.” says the spokesperson from No. 10 Downing Street