Coronavirus outbreak is an equalising contagious disease that has negatively impacted every strata of the world. This ruthless virus had only recently impacted British royalty, Prince Charles and has now also taken PM Boris Johnson in its grasp.
When PM Johnson announced his coronavirus diagnosis
British Prime minister Boris Johnson recently announced that he has been tested positive for coronavirus in a video clip. He shall remain in isolation in the Downing Street.
A Downing Street spokesperson said: “After experiencing mild symptoms yesterday, the Prime Minister was tested for coronavirus on the personal advice of England’s Chief Medical Officer, Professor Chris Whitty”.
Even while in self-isolation the prime minister shall continue to ‘ work from home’ and lead the government in the fight against coronavirus.
Although taking into consideration the PM Johnson’s coronavirus treatment, Downing street has bestowed the responsibility of the UK government on the foreign secretary, Dominic Raab.
What is PM Johnson’s plan of action post-diagnosis?
In a video message, Johnson shared his plan of action post the covid-19 diagnosis.
He promises to use the powerful tool of modern technology- the internet ‘ to communicate with all my top team to lead the national fightback against coronavirus’.
PM Johnson’s vote of thanks for country’s noble fight against covid-19
While the PM Johnson needs to fulfill his current duty towards his ailing health, he hasn’t forgotten his responsibility towards his countrymen. In his address to the public, he gives his sincere gratitude towards the NHS, the police, social care workers, teachers and the DWP staff.
With the intent of offering his sincere gratitude towards the selfless volunteers who have cumulatively taken the stand to fight against the debilitating consequences of coronavirus, he simply says’ I want to thank you’.
When PM Johnson inspired the country’s collective fight
With the inspiring message of compliance with the measures given, he assures his nation that the collective disciplined approach can be the only way of curbing the spread of this virus. The more disciplined approach followed shall certainly help the country bounce back.
PM Johnson with his public announcement has become the first head of the government to openly reveal his coronavirus diagnosis.
“That’s the way we’re going to win, we’re going to beat it, and we’re going to beat it together. Stay at home, protect the NHS, and save lives”.
While we constantly get updated with familiar faces testing coronavirus positive, an urgency of panic might set in. It’s important to be inspired by the constructive plan of action that these covid-19 positive individuals have taken and imbibe in our lives. It’s time to act with calm awareness rather than redundant panic.
(With inputs from Bloomberg)