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British PM May warns MPs 'Brexit could be lost' if they vote down deal

File photo of Theresa May. Photograph:( Reuters )

AFP London, UK Mar 12, 2019, 07.45 PM (IST)

Prime Minister Theresa May warned MPs that Britain may end up not leaving the European Union if they vote against the deal she has agreed with Brussels later on Tuesday.

"If this vote is not passed tonight, if this deal is not passed, then Brexit could be lost," she told parliament, sounding extremely hoarse.

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'If this vote is not passed tonight, if this deal is not passed, then Brexit could be lost,' May told parliament, sounding extremely hoarse.