The number of deaths from coronavirus infection in the UK has exceeded 28 thousand people, testify the data of the Ministry of health of the United Kingdom.
In the last 24 hours in the country died 621 people (at 118 less than 1 may). The total number of victims of the epidemic is 28 131 people. For this indicator, the UK ranks third in the world after the USA and Italy.
The country confirmed 182 260 cases of infection, 4806 of them in the last day (the fourth largest in the world after USA, Spain and Italy).
As of 9am 2 May, there have been 1,129,907 tests with 105,937 tests on 1 May.
825,946 people have been tested of which 182,260 tested positive.
As of 5pm on 1 May, of those tested positive for coronavirus, across all settings, 28,131 have sadly died. pic.twitter.com/Feh845Dm5M
— Department of Health and Social Care (@DHSCgovuk) May 2, 2020