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New Zealand demoted its health minister after he took his family to the beach on the first weekend of the country's coronavirus lockdown

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Dr. David Clark, New Zealand's health minster, has been demoted after he admitted taking his family on a beach trip on the first weekend of the country's coronavirus lockdown.
It was the second time he had flouted his own government's social distancing advice. Last week, he was photographed riding his mountain bike when all New Zealanders were being encouraged to stay home.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the she would have sacked her minister for the lockdown abuse, but she needs him to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic threatening the country.
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Coronavirus: New Zealand health minister demoted for taking family to beach during lockdown

Coronavirus: New Zealand health minister demoted for taking family to beach during lockdown

1 month ago   |   By Wessexfm

New Zealand's health minister has been demoted after he flouted the country's lockdown rules to take his family to the beach.
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