UK coronavirus death toll rises by another 569 to 2,921

Another 569 people have died after contracting coronavirus, taking the UK death toll to 2,921.

Today’s jump in deaths is the biggest daily increase since the outbreak began, following another massive rise of 563 deaths yesterday.

It took 17 days for the number in the UK to pass 200, and has taken a further 12 days to nearly reach 3,000.

The Department of Health updated the toll after Scotland recorded 50 more deaths. A further 19 people were confirmed dead in Wales, while...
source: Metro

2020-04-02 17:23
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