London, January 26 (Xinhua) according to the data released by the British government on the 26th, there were 1631 new deaths in the country, with a total of 100162 deaths.
The data also showed that there were 20089 new confirmed cases in the UK on the same day, with a total of 3689746 confirmed cases.
British Prime Minister Johnson attended the epidemic Conference on the same day and expressed his mourning for the lives lost in the epidemic. He said the best way to remember the unfortunate death of the new coronavirus is to work together to defeat it. More than 6.8 million people have been vaccinated in the UK.
In addition, the UK Department of Health said on the 26th that it would provide assistance in gene sequencing for other countries to analyze and identify new mutated coronaviruses.
British health secretary Matthew Hancock said recently that the British public health system is under great pressure. However, the increase in the number of new crown confirmed cases is slowing down, and there are early signs that a number of measures currently being taken are working.