British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday (8) Micron edition. announced the tightening of restrictions to prevent the spread of coronavirus, including return to remote work from Monday (13).
“It is becoming increasingly clear that Micron is spreading much faster than the previous version, Delta,” Johnson said at a news conference, adding that 568 cases have been identified in the UK so far and an actual figure is “certain.” is way too much.”
Wearing a mask will be mandatory in most closed public environments from this Friday (10). According to information published by the British newspaper The Guardian, a large number of people in mass places will also be required to submit proof of a full cycle of vaccination against Kovid-19.
Health passports will be required in closed spaces with more than 500 people, while promoters of outdoor events should check vouchers when the public exceeds 4,000 persons, informs Portuguese website Sic.
Johnson stressed the importance of a booster dose to keep the population safe and prevent an increase in the number of cases in the country. According to government statistics, 69.5% of United Kingdom residents have had a complete vaccination cycle, and 31.8% have already received a third dose.
The Prime Minister also highlighted that young people represent the greatest number of infections in the current times of the pandemic. Now the worrying thing is that the disease will again affect the elderly, which will increase the number of hospitalizations in a short time.