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UK reports 7 new COVID-19 deaths, 1,907 infections

UK reports 7 new COVID-19 deaths, 1,907 infections

FILE PHOTO: Medical workers bring a patient out of an ambulance, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, outside Royal London Hospital, in London, Britain, January 17, 2021. REUTERS/Toby Melville

LONDON: Britain reported seven new coronavirus deaths and a further 1,907 infections on Saturday (May 1), taking the total number of deaths recorded within 28 days of a positive COVID-19 test to 127,524, according to daily government figures.

The number of people who have received at least one dose of a COVID vaccine rose to 34.346 million from 34.216 million reported the day before.

The number of new infections in the past week is 10.9per cent lower than the week before at 15,360.

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Source: Reuters

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