Boris Johnson has defended the Government’s measures to prevent new variants being imported into the country, despite the detection of cases of the Brazilian strain of coronavirus.
A NATIONWIDE search is underway on Monday for a mystery person infected with the Brazilian variant of Coronavirus, which ministers have branded a "concern" because it may be more resistant to vaccines.
Vaccines Minister Nadhim Zahawi said a massive effort is underway to locate the missing Covid patient and that they need to be found "as soon as possible" so measures can be taken to squash any outbreak.
HUNT FOR MYSTERY SOURCE Brazilian Covid strain is a ‘concern’ as vaccine minister urges anyone who got test on Feb 12 and 13 to come forward
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