In the UK, another 393 people died from the coronavirus last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths there to 1808.
Most of the victims are in England. The death toll there increased by 29 percent to 1,651, including one 19-year-old person with no further health problems, according to the National Health Service (NHS).
“Patients were between 19 and 98 years old, and all but 28 had all underlying health problems,” the health service said.
60 people have died in Scotland. Wales said 69 people had died, and Northern Ireland reported 28 deaths in the past 24 hours.