UK engages 21,000 people to carry out contact tracing

British Health Minister Matt Hancock said anyone over the age of 5 with Covid-19 symptoms will soon be tested for the virus.

Hancock said 21,000 people were engaged to carry out contact tracing of people who may have came into contact with infected people.

He said that with this move, the UK has become a world model on how testing is to be carried out.

Meanwhile, the UK has added lack of smell and taste to the list of Coronavirus symptoms.

 

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