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UK not thinking of lifting restrictions yet - Minister

By Mutala Yakubu

Michael Gove has said that reports the UK is looking to gradually lift some lockdown restrictions, such as re-opening schools and allowing some small social gatherings, are "not correct".

"It would be wrong to get ahead of ourselves here," the senior minister told Sky's Sophy Ridge on Sunday, insisting the country must maintain the current measures until death rates begin to fall.

He said the facts and advice were "clear" that we should not be lifting the restrictions yet.

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Source: BBC