LONDON, may 2 – RIA Novosti, Maria Tobacco. The number of deaths from the coronavirus in the UK during the day, increased by 621, the total number of victims COVID-19 was 28 131, said at a briefing on Saturday, the Minister for housing and construction Robert Jenrick.

on Friday the number of deaths was 27 510, the gain was 739 people.

the Number of new cases in recent days has increased by 4806 – 260 to 182. On the eve of the daily gains were higher: 6201, and the total figure was 177 454.

weekend rates are normally lower because the system alerts about new cases and mortality is not in full force and effect.

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 were more than 3.1 million cases, more than 224 thousand people died.

Current data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.