UK coronavirus death toll increases to 1,228

A pedestrian in a mask walks along Westminster Bridge with the London Eye in the backgroud, in a quiet central London on March 25, 2020. (AP)

The number of people who have died after testing positive for coronavirus in the United Kingdom rose to 1,228, according to figures released on Sunday, an increase of 209.

The previous increase saw the death toll rise by 260 people.

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