UK Reports 280 New COVID-19 Deaths, 7-Day Total More Than Doubles

Thursday 1442/3/12 - 2020/10/29
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London, Oct 29, 2020, SPA -- The United Kingdom today, on Thursday reported 280 new deaths of people who had tested positive for COVID-19 within the previous 28 days, bringing the total in the last seven days to 1,608, an increase of 52.6% on the previous seven-day period, according to Reuters.
Government data showed there were 23,065 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday. The seven-day total of 154,873 cases was up by 13.2% on the previous seven-day period.
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