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Johnson: 1 out of 5 adults received two doses of the Corona vaccine in the United Kingdom

Boris Johnson, British Prime Minister, celebrated the efforts of the vaccination campaign and the granting of the Covid 19 vaccine in the United Kingdom, noting that 1 out of 5 people have so far received two doses of the vaccine, saying: "A huge effort at the level of the United Kingdom has already saved thousands of lives."

Johnson said in a tweet on his official Twitter account: "We have reached a milestone where 1 in 5 adults now have two doses of the Covid 19 vaccine, this is a huge effort at the level of the United Kingdom that has already saved thousands of lives, thanks to all concerned and involved in the matter." .

On the other hand, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson canceled his visit to India amid growing concerns about the new Corona virus strain discovered there, and the British and Indian governments said in a joint statement: "In light of the current situation of Corona virus, Prime Minister Boris Johnson will not be able to travel to India this week. Next, "according to what was reported by the British newspaper" The Independent ".

Instead, Prime Minister Modi and Johnson will speak later this month to agree and launch their ambitious plans for a future partnership between the UK and India ... They will maintain regular contact thereafter, and look forward to meeting in person later this year, the statement added.

This comes on the heels of the announcement of a week-long closure in the Indian capital, New Delhi, as India's hospitals "have reached their maximum capacity".

Scientists say that the new strain of Covid-19 virus - which first appeared in India and was detected in the United Kingdom last week, is expected to become a "worrying strain", amid calls in Britain to impose a travel ban on India, according to the newspaper.