Coronavirus: surge in recorded deaths to more than 26,000 – BBC News
The latest official figures reveal that 26,097 people have died after testing positive for coronavirus in the UK. The figures now include deaths in care homes and the community. They show that the pandemic has claimed nearly 4,000 more lives than were recorded under the previous system.
The figures underline the devastating impact of the virus on care homes across the UK. In Scotland more than half of deaths linked to coronavirus are in homes for the elderly.
Huw Edwards presents BBC News at Ten reports from Health Editor Hugh Pym, Scotland Correspondent Lorna Gordon and Social Affairs Correspondent Alison Holt.
Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUogDisclaimer:We do not allow users to post content which is copyright and We take strict actions against the users who post infringement content on our website.Although we do not host any content, users post embed videos from youtube, facebook, Dailymotion and Vimeo and are moderated before posting but we still take strict action against the copyright videos posted.If you are an official representative of any company whose videos are posted illegally on our website or you think some video infringe the copyright then you can simply send an email to email@example.com