LONDON, 1 may – RIA Novosti, Maria Tobacco. The number of deaths from the coronavirus in the UK for a day has increased to 739, the total number of victims COVID-19 was 27 510, said at a briefing on Friday, the head of the Ministry of health of the country Matt Hancock.

on Thursday the number of deaths was 26 711 people.

the Number of new cases in recent days has increased to 6201 – 177 to 454. On the eve of the daily gains were slightly lower: 6032, and the total figure was 171 253.

the world health organization on 11 March announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest world health organization, worldwide there have been about 3.1 million cases, more than 217 thousand people died.

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