Britain has set a new record for deaths from COVID 19

The United Kingdom became the fifth country in the world where the number of people who died as a result of infection with the new coronavirus type, has exceeded 10 thousand this is stated in the message released Sunday by the Ministry of health of the Kingdom.

"Of the 282 374 people who had taken the tests [for the presence of coronavirus], 84 279 they gave a positive result. As of 17:00 (local time, 19:00 GMT approx. TASS) 11 APR 10 612 people who had been hospitalized in the UK with the coronavirus, unfortunately, is dead", – stated in the text.

Previously, more than 10 thousand deaths registered in Italy, Spain, USA and France.