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    India has been added to the UK’s red list of travel destinations, meaning Brits who have been there in the past 10 days must quarantine in a hotel for 10 days.

    And anyone who has been in India and who does not live in the UK will be banned from entering the UK.

    India, with its worsening coronavirus situation, will be added to the list from 4am on Friday, Health Secretary Matt Hancock told the House of Commons.

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