One prisoner had been transferred from Thailand
A prisoner who recently tested positive for (coronavirus) at a British prison had been transferred from a jail in Thailand, it has been reported. Two prisoners were found to have the virus at HMP Bullingdon, near Bicester, Oxfordshire, and are being kept in isolation in their cells. The prison has a capacity of 1, 200 inmates. According to reports, the prison wing where the men lived is in lockdown for at least hours while checks are made.
The two affected criminals are understood to be being treated in a specialist hospital outside of prison walls. They were both reported to be suffering flu-like symptoms before the diagnosis.