UK PM Boris Johnson ‘improving’, ‘sitting up in bed’ as he fights COVID-19 in ICU


British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Photo: Reuters British Prime Minister Boris Johnson?s condition is improving and he is able to sit up in bed and engage with clinical staff, finance minister Rishi Sunak said on Wednesday as Johnson remained in intensive care battling COVID-19. Johnson was admitted to St Thomas? hospital on Sunday evening with a persistent high temperature and cough and was transferred to intensive care on Monday.