UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks at Downing Street press conference on Wednesday. Photo: AP
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks at Downing Street press conference on Wednesday. Photo: AP

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson imposes coronavirus Plan B to tackle Omicron

  • The PM warned that the new variant was ‘growing much faster’ than Delta, and cases could be doubling every two or three days
  • Christmas parties can go ahead, but mask rules will be extended, work-from-home guidance will return, and Covid-19 passes will be needed at large venues

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks at Downing Street press conference on Wednesday. Photo: AP
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks at Downing Street press conference on Wednesday. Photo: AP
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