Grenfell taskforce to be in place for however long necessary, Sajid Javid says
Sajid Javid has promised those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire that a taskforce brought in after public outrage over the response to the disaster will be in place for "however long is necessary".
In a letter to residents, penned nearly six weeks after at least 80 people died when the fire ripped through the 24-storey London tower block, the Communities and Local Government Secretary wrote: "I envisage them to be in place for however long is necessary to get the job done - in reality, this is likely to mean for at least one year."
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