COVID-19: British Health Minister gives update on Boris Johnson’s health
April. 08, 2020
British Health Minister, Edward Argar, has given update on the present condition of Prime Minister, Boris Johnson.
Edward Argar, a Junior Health Minister on Wednesday said Johnson’s condition has improved after spending a second night in intensive care.
He added that the Prime Minister was in a stable condition after receiving oxygen support for COVID-19 complications.
“Prime Minister Boris Johnson is comfortable, he’s stable and in good spirits; while he’s had oxygen, he hasn’t been on a ventilator.”
DAILY POST recalls that Johnson, who tested positive was admitted to St Thomas’ hospital on Sunday evening after his condition worsened.
He later received oxygen support after his heath condition deteriorated at the hospital.
His designated deputy, Foreign Secretary, Dominic Raab, added that the Prime Minister would be back soon at the helm of affairs, NAN reports.
As at Tuesday, United Kingdom’s death toll of COVID-19 rose by a record 786 to 6,159.