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London charity: Virus layoffs force families into poverty

Charities warn more people will need assistance in the UK, as families are pushed into poverty due to the coronavirus outbreak.

There are warnings in the UK that more people are being pushed into poverty due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Charities there are frantically trying to provide for growing numbers of adults and children who need assistance.

Al Jazeera’s Laurence Lee reports from London.