The UK has recorded a record incidence of coronavirus in a week.
According to the Ministry of Health, COVID-19 was diagnosed in 1.7 million people.
Over the past day, 122,186 new cases of infection were recorded & ndash; a record daily increase in the number of infected.
Also, 137 Britons died from complications caused by coronavirus during the day. Since the start of the pandemic, there have been about 11.8 million people infected in the United Kingdom.