Why are people accusing Dominic Cummings of breaking lockdown and what has he said about it?

Dominic Cummings, the Prime Minister’s chief adviser, is under fire today after it emerged that the political strategist may have broken the UK’s lockdown rules – while he had coronavirus symptoms. 

Acting Lib Dem leader, Sir Edward Davey, has criticised Cummings, saying that if the allegations regarding his reported breach of the UK’s lockdown rules are true then: ‘He should either resign or the prime minister should sack him.’

A Labour spokesperson also commented,...
source: Metro

2020-05-23 12:29
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