LONDON: Another 100 Covid-19 patients have died in Britain, bringing the total coronavirus-related death toll in the country to 43,414, the British Department of Health and Social Care said on Saturday.
The figures include deaths in all settings, including hospitals, care homes and the wider community.
As of Saturday morning, 310,250 people have tested positive for the disease in Britain, a daily increase of 890, according to the department, international media reported.
As of Saturday morning, there have been 9,067,577 tests of the novel coronavirus in the country, with 155,359 tests on Thursday, said the department.
(With inputs from agencies)