UK PM Johnson in good shape after coronavirus, says minister

Johnson battled grave Covid-19 complications in intensive care earlier this month


Reuters April 24, 2020
PHOTO: AFP

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is in good shape and recovering after falling gravely ill with COVID-19, health minister Matt Hancock said on Friday.

“I’m sure he’ll come back as soon as his doctors recommend it,” he told Sky News.

UK PM Johnson sure to be back at work soon, minister says

“That decision is for the prime minister in consultation with his doctors. I spoke to him yesterday, he’s on very good form and is clearly recovering.”

Johnson battled grave Covid-19 complications in intensive care earlier this month. He has been recuperating but making some calls and holding some meetings.

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