The UK Ministry of Health confirmed 2,613 COVID-19 infections this Thursday, compared to 2,144 registered the previous day, in line with the remarkable improvement in the country’s epidemiological situation.
So far, 4,428,553 people have been infected with COVID-19 in the UK since the pandemic began. Of these, 127,583 died of the disease, 13 of them in the last 24 hours. That number of daily deaths is lower than what was confirmed on Wednesday when 27 deaths were recorded.
In the meantime, the UK vaccination plan is moving forward. Data from the UK health authorities shows that more than 34.9 million people received the first dose of the vaccine – 66.3 percent of the population – and more than 16.2 million were also vaccinated. With the second – about 31 percent of the British population.