• As of 5pm on 5 April, of those hospitalised in the UK who tested positive for coronavirus 5,373 have died.

LONDON: More than 5,000 people who tested positive for coronavirus have now died in Britain, official figures showed Monday, with a latest daily toll of 439.

“As of 5pm on 5 April, of those hospitalised in the UK who tested positive for coronavirus 5,373 have died," the health ministry said in a tweet.