The lockdown has been applied in Manchester, Bradford, Halifax from midnight.
According to the foreign news agency, Health Secretary Matt Hahn Cook said that the lockdown was decided due to the increase of corona cases in the country. The Health Secretary warned that precautionary measures were not being taken by the people.
He said the move was aimed at curbing the spread of the virus. According to the health secretary, it has been a lockdown in Bradford, Halifax, Lancashire, Blackburn, and surrounding areas, including Manchester.