Matt Hancock: Earlier lockdown would have contradicted scientific advice - full inquiry | ITV News

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Published on 10 Jun 2021, 13:05
Health Secretary Matt Hancock said he was aware at the start of the pandemic that 820,000 people could die from Covid-19 but that ordering an earlier lockdown would have meant going against scientific advice.

Hancock was questioned over allegations made by the Prime Minister's former aide Dominic Cummings to the Health and Social Care Committee and Science and Technology Committee.

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