Covid: Indian variant could disrupt 21 June easing, PM says – BBC News

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-57122817

The Indian Covid variant could pose “serious disruption” to lockdown easing in England on 21 June, the PM has said.

Boris Johnson said if it was found to be “significantly” more transmissible there could be “some hard choices”.

The wait between jabs will be cut from 12 weeks to eight for the over-50s and clinically vulnerable because of concern over the variant, he said