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Dozens of Tube stations to shut over coronavirus

Image caption Covent Garden is among the stations presently closed

Up to 40 stations on the London Underground network are to be shut as the city tries to decrease the spread of the coronavirus break out.

Transport for London (TfL) stated there would be a partial shutdown of the network from Thursday early morning.

There will be no night Tube and bus services will likewise be minimized, it stated.

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan stated individuals must not be taking a trip and cautioned services were “most likely to lower, possibly really considerably”.

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Image caption Fewer individuals were taking a trip on the Bakerloo Line than throughout a regular heavy traffic

The relocation follows Boris Johnson stated the infection was spreading out quicker in London than other parts of the UK .

Latest federal government figures reveal there have actually been more than 900 verified cases of coronavirus in London and 34 individuals have actually passed away in the city.

Earlier today, the prime minister prompted individuals to work from house and to prevent bars, dining establishments and bars.

Schools will close from Friday.