NewsColony
Image default
Entertainment News

UK coronavirus death toll surges by 696 in biggest daily jump since May 5

T

he UK has recorded another 696 coronavirus deaths overnight – the biggest jump since May 5.

Today’s rise in fatalities is 167 higher than last Wednesday’s figure and takes the country’s official Covid-19 death toll to 56,533.

However, separate data published by the Office for National Statistics show there have now been more than 72,000 deaths registered in the UK where the virus was mentioned on the death certificate.

Meanwhile, another 18,213 cases have been confirmed over the past 24 hours.

This brings the total number of cases recorded in the UK since the start of the pandemic to 1,557,007.

More follows…

Source: Evening Standard Business News

Related posts

Richard Morris: Body found in search for missing diplomat

NewsColony

TikTok struggles to remove video of man committing suicide circulating on Chinese app

NewsColony

Leeds are back after 16 years of misery, mediocrity and incompetence

NewsColony

Leave a Comment