UK reports 6,048 more COVID-19 cases, 13 further deaths

A person receives a dose of the Pfizer BioNTech vaccine at vaccination centre for those aged over 18 at the Belmont Health Centre in Harrow, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in London

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain on Tuesday reported 6,048 more COVID-19 cases and 13 further deaths within 28 days of a positive test, according to official data.

The number of people who have received the first dose of a vaccine rose to 40,573,517, the figures showed.

(Reporting by Costas Pitas. Editing by Andrew MacAskill)

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