Scotland confirms first death from coronavirus

LONDON The first death casualty from coronavirus in Scotland was confirmed on Friday, which brings the total number of death casualties in UK to 11 people in the United Kingdom.

The Chief Medical Officer for Scotland Catherine Calderwood said the first death case belonged to an elderly male who was suffering from various illnesses.

Earlier, the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the UK has reached 798 on Friday, an increase of 208 over the last 24 hours.

Source: Kuwait News Agency