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Coronavirus: Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after condition worsens

#Coronavirus: Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after condition worsens

4/6/2020 10:57:00 PM

Coronavirus : Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after condition worsens

The PM's health deteriorates but he remains conscious and has asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to deputise for him.

PM's video message from his virus isolationIt is understood the decision to move the prime minister to intensive care around 7pm on Monday.This came shortly after Mr Raab had said, at the government's daily coronavirus briefing, that Mr Johnson was in"good spirits" after spending a"comfortable" night in hospital.

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St Thomas' is across the River Thames from the Houses of Parliament.Mr Johnson did not travel to the hospital by ambulance on Sunday night but travelled the short distance from Downing Street by"private transportation", the prime minister's official spokesman revealed earlier on Monday.

'US is praying for Boris. He's a friend of mine'The prime minister's pregnant fianceerevealed at the weekend she spent a week in bed with coronavirus symptoms.Newly-elected Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer said the deterioration in Mr Johnson's health was"terribly sad news".

"All the country's thoughts are with the prime minister and his family during this incredibly difficult time," he posted on Twitter on Sunday night.Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon tweeted:"My thoughts are with the PM and his family - sending him every good wish."

London mayor Sadiq Khan said he was"praying for the prime minister's swift recovery".He added St Thomas' Hospital"has some of the finest medical staff in the world, and he couldn't be in safer hands". Read more: Sky News »

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Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsenPrime minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care after his coronavirus symptoms worsened, reports say Downing Street has confirmed. A No 10 spokesman said: “Since Sunday evening, the The thoughts and prayers of the whole country are with Boris. Prayers🙏🏽 Knew he didn't write that tweet this afternoon, they need to stop lying.

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