UK records 18,662 new COVID-19 cases, 398 deaths

23 Nov 2020 / 00:58 H.

    LONDON, Nov 22 (Reuters) - The United Kingdom recorded 18,662 new coronavirus infections on Sunday and 398 deaths within 28 days of a positive test for the virus, according to official data.

    The number of deaths included 141 that were omitted from the total on Saturday due to a processing error, the government said.

    Saturday's data had shown 19,875 new cases and 341 deaths. (Reporting by Paul Sandle; Editing by Kevin Liffey)

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