London's Mayor Declares "Major Incident" Due To Rising Coronavirus Cases

The number of case threaten to overwhelm hospital


Sadiq Khan says the city is at a "crisis point". 

He's asking the British Prime Minister Boris Johnson for greater financial support for Londoners who can't work because they're self-isolating, and for places of worship to be closed.

More than 800 people a day are being admitted into London hospitals with Covid-19 - up from around 500 before Christmas. 

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