Boris Johnson is ‘improving’ in hospital after two days in intensive care due to coronavirus, Chancellor Rishi Sunak revealed this afternoon.
The Prime Minister had also been sitting up in bed after two nights in St Thomas’s Hospital in London.
Rishi Sunak said: ‘The latest news from the hospital is that the prime minister remains in intensive care, where his condition is improving.
‘I can also tell you that he has been sitting up in bed and engaging positively with the clinical team.’
Mr Sunak said the care received by Mr Johnson had been ‘excellent’.