Two individuals have been taken to hospital as a precaution as police cordoned off an space of Parliament to analyze a “suspicious substance”.
Police and ambulance companies arrived on the parliamentary property simply earlier than 1pm and specialist officers from the Metropolitan Police are actually assessing the bundle.
A Parliamentary spokesperson stated: “We’re conscious of a possible state of affairs involving a suspicious substance which the Met Police are investigating.
“There was no evacuation, however the affected space has been cordoned off. Entry to the constructing is in any other case unaffected. We can not present any extra particulars at this stage.”
Two individuals – a person and a lady – have been taken to a central London hospital as a “precaution”, the Met Police added.