More than 50,000 people in the United Kingdom have died after contracting Covid-19, according to statistics bodies from all nations within the UK on Tuesday.
The total number of confirmed deaths where Covid-19 is listed on the death certificate now stands at 50,413 - more than any country except the United States, reports the CNN.
England and Wales
45,748 deaths mentioned Covid-19 up to May 29 (Office For National Statistics figure).
3,911 deaths mentioned Covid-19 up to May 31.
754 deaths mentioned Covid-19 up to May 29.