In the UK, 91,743 new cases of coronavirus infection were detected in the last 24 hours, the BBC reports.
This is much higher than the figures for Sunday (about 83 thousand cases) , but lower than it was revealed on Friday (93 thousand). Similar indicators have been holding for several days.
It is reported that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that the situation in the country is close to critical.
At the same time, the government has not yet introduces additional restrictions, although epidemiologists insist on this. On Monday, members of the government, led by Boris Johnson, conferred for two hours on tightening epidemiological measures, but no new decisions were made.