Just Refresh Webpage, Says UK Minister to People Trying to Pass Covid Tests | Coronavirus
People struggling to get side flow tests for Covid “should just refresh” their webpage, the education secretary suggested, as concerns grow over the impact of the Omicron variant on the hand -work of the country.
Nadhim Zahawi told Sky News he has organized a separate offer of testing for schools in England before the children return to classrooms, amid requests that they take at least two a week.
But when it was reported to the Cabinet minister that testing shortages were still being reported intermittently across the country, he said: “If people think they can’t stock up, they should just refresh their supplies. Web page.”
Zahawi said supply has increased to 300 million per month and delivery capacity has tripled to 900,000 per day.