UK records 4,715 more coronavirus cases, 58 deaths

March 28, 2021 12:10 AM STI

London [UK], March 28 (ANI / Xinhua): An additional 4,715 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 4,329,180, according to official figures released on Saturday.
The country has also reported 58 other coronavirus-related deaths. The total number of coronavirus-related deaths in Britain now stands at 126,573. These figures only include deaths of people who have died within 28 days of their first positive test.
Nearly 30 million people in Britain have received the first coronavirus vaccine, according to the latest official figures.

Earlier on Saturday, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said England was still on track for a “road map to freedom” but warned of the impact of the third wave of infections in Europe over Great Britain.
Speaking at the Conservative Party’s virtual spring conference, Johnson said that if “we are in a different world from last spring”, it was necessary to be “honest about the difficulties ahead”.
Johnson said there remained unanswered questions about the impact of a third wave of coronavirus from Europe, adding that a “bitter experience” had shown that a wave like the one in Europe would hit Great Britain. Brittany “three weeks later”. (ANI / Xinhua)