June 11, 2020 / 12:11 AM / a month ago

UK PM to scrap two metres distancing rule by September for new school year - Telegraph

FILE PHOTO: Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks during a daily briefing to update on the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, at 10 Downing Street in London, Britain June 10, 2020. Pippa Fowles/10 Downing Street/Handout via REUTERS

(Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is planning to scrap the two metres distancing rule latest by September for schools to reopen fully for the start of the new school year, the Telegraph newspaper reported.

Johnson has indicated to ministers that he is prepared to change the rule within weeks, the newspaper reported bit.ly/2B27Tkz.

Reporting by Kanishka Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by Himani Sarkar

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