Britain has reported a total of 18,270 positive Covid-19 cases in the latest 24-hour period. According to the official figures released on Saturday, this estimate is the highest since early February 2021.The total number of positive coronavirus cases in the country stands at an approximation of 4,717,811, as reported by the Xinhua news agency.
The country has also recorded another 23 deaths related to Coronavirus, which has brought the nationwide death toll to 128,089.According to the latest figures, more than 44 million people have received their first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine in Britain, and more than 32.2 million people have received both doses.
Britain has reported a total of 35,204 new cases of the Delta variant in the latest week, with a 46 percent increase, according to the Public Health England (PHE) on Friday, further adding that the Delta variant now includes 95 percent of all the sequenced cases.Experts have cautioned that Coronavirus may continue to develop for the coming years. Ultimately, it is likely that the current vaccines will fail to defend the population against the transmissions, infections, or even against the diseases caused by the newer variants.