UK PM Boris Johnson declares lockdown measures in London; cafes, pubs and restaurants to be closed
UK PM Boris Johnson announced cafes, pubs, bars and restaurants to close as soon as possible. The finance minister also stated that the government would pay 80% of wages for all the employees who will be unable to work. The amount will be upto 2,500 pounds a month. PM said that the actions will also be reviewed on a monthly basis. Schools in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland will remain shut until further notice.