UK police say incident in London’s Westminster has ended

File picture of Parliament Square a in London. (Reuters)

British police said that a security incident in central London which had closed some exits of Westminster tube station and roads near Britain’s parliament on Monday had concluded.

“The police incident in Whitehall Westminster has now concluded and roads in the area are being reopened,” police said on Twitter.

Earlier, London police had closed Parliament Square near Britain’s parliament due to what it said was an “ongoing incident.”

A police source had said a suspicious package was being investigated, but the area would  likely be reopened again soon.

The source gave no further detail.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:52 - GMT 06:52