The issue appears to be delaying the ability of these apps to load or to conduct regular exposure checks, a Google spokesperson said.
The NHS COVID-19 app, used in England and Wales for contact tracing, said its Android users were getting a loading screen notification and it was working with Google to resolve the issue. (https://bit.ly/39sZIvl)
The issue was first reported by the Verge.
(Reporting by Tiyashi Datta in Bengaluru; Editing by Shounak Dasgupta)