The mayor of Luton, UK, resigned for violating the blockade ban during the outbreak

On August 5, local time, the mayor of Luton, Tahir Malik, resigned after violating the ban on party participation during the epidemic. Tashir Malik, a Labour MP, said he regretted attending the party during the outbreak and apologized again for pulling his mask down his jaw during the event last month. He also claimed that his actions were irresponsible and had a wrong impact on the public. Members of the Labour Party said he initially planned to wait for the outcome of disciplinary proceedings, but after discussing the matter with his family, Tahir Malik decided to resign.