For the last day in the UK from coronavirus infection has died 596 people. On Twitter announced the Ministry of health of the United Kingdom.
This is the minimum daily loss in the country since April 6 when she died of 439 patients with COVID-19.
In the message of Ministry of health of great Britain says that in the last 24 hours has been confirmed 5850 new infections (324 more than yesterday).
Thus, the total number of deaths in the United Kingdom is 16 060, since the beginning of the epidemic 067 120 confirmed cases of infection. Britain ranked sixth in the world in total number of infected and fifth in the number of victims of the epidemic.
As of 9am April 19, 482,063 tests have concluded, with 21,626 tests on 18 April.
372,967 people have been tested of which 120,067 tested positive.
As of 5pm on 18 April, of those hospitalised in the UK who tested positive for coronavirus, 16,060 have sadly died. pic.twitter.com/sO9IRInBsu
— Department of Health and Social Care (@DHSCgovuk) April 19, 2020