Boris Johnson has been admitted to hospital for what No 10 mentioned was a minor and routine operation on his sinuses.
The prime minister was put below basic anaesthetic and is now resting, with Dominic Raab, as deputy prime minister, put answerable for taking any important selections whereas he recovers.
Johnson’s spokesperson mentioned whether or not he would return to work on Tuesday trusted “how he feels” however he was nonetheless anticipated to attend the Commonwealth heads of presidency assembly in Rwanda later this week.
No 10 mentioned the operation on Monday was successful. Johnson had been pushed to hospital and the operation had been scheduled “for a while”.
The process was carried out on the NHS and Johnson was “very briefly” below anaesthetic, the spokesperson added.