UK records 133 COVID-19 deaths, 34950 new cases – Reuters

LONDON, Oct 9 (Reuters) – Britain on Saturday recorded 133 deaths within 28 days of a positive COVID-19 test, a slight increase on a day earlier when 127 people died, government data showed.

The figures also showed 34,950 new COVID cases, lower than a day earlier when 36,060 were recorded.

Reporting by James Davey, Editing by William Maclean

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