UK seven-day COVID-19 infections down 33% on week before

Europe 16 January 2022 01:24 (UTC +04:00)

The United Kingdom reported 81,713 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, leaving the seven-day tally down by nearly 33% on the previous week, Trend reports citing Reuters.

It reported 287 deaths of people who had tested positive for the disease within the previous 28 days. The seven-day total for deaths was up 45% on the week before, following a record spike in infections in recent weeks.