One more death recorded in South Holland

There was one more coronavirus death recorded in the latest 24-hour period in South Holland.

A Coronavirus testing centre in Dalston, east London. There were a further 6,042 lab-confirmed cases of coronavirus in the UK as of 9am on Saturday, taking the overall number to 429,277. A further 34 deaths were recorded.
A Coronavirus testing centre in Dalston, east London. There were a further 6,042 lab-confirmed cases of coronavirus in the UK as of 9am on Saturday, taking the overall number to 429,277. A further 34 deaths were recorded.

There was one more coronavirus death recorded in the latest 24-hour period in South Holland.

The dashboard shows 269 people had died in the area by April 7 (Thursday) – up from 268 on Wednesday.

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They were among 13,443 deaths recorded across the East Midlands.

The figures include anyone who died within 28 days of a positive test result for Covid-19, and whose usual residence was in South Holland.

Daily death counts are revised each day, with each case backdated to the actual date of death.

A total of 147,237 deaths were recorded throughout England by April 7 (Thursday) – up from 144,065 the day before.