The number of victims of epidemic of coronavirus infection in the UK has exceeded 20 thousand people, reported in the Twitter of the Ministry of health of the country.
For the last day died 813 (129 more than the day before). Thus, the total number of deaths is 20 319 people. Britain became the fifth country in the world where the death toll exceeds 20 thousand, after the United States, Italy, Spain and France.
The total number of confirmed infections reached 148,37 thousand (+4913 for the last day).
As of 9am April 25, 640,792 tests have concluded, with 28,760 tests on 24 April.
517,836 people have been tested of which 148,377 tested positive.
As of 5pm on 24 April, of those hospitalised in the UK who tested positive for coronavirus, 20,319 have sadly died. pic.twitter.com/5HLhOFWdlu
— Department of Health and Social Care (@DHSCgovuk) April 25, 2020