UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson battles COVID-19 in intensive care unit
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who tested positive for COVID-19 11 days ago, has been moved intensive care.
Johnson was admitted at St Thomas' Hospital on Sunday evening where his condition deteriorated.
Downing Street said in a statement that Johnson had severe symptoms of COVID-19 which included cough and high temperature.
Last night, on the advice of my doctor, I went into 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.— Boris Johnson #StayAlert (@BorisJohnson) April 6, 2020
I’d like to say thank you to all the brilliant NHS staff taking care of me and others in this difficult time. You are the best of Britain.— Boris Johnson #StayAlert (@BorisJohnson) April 6, 2020
Stay safe everyone, and please remember to stay at home to protect the NHS and save lives.
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