In the 24-hour period ending 5pm Friday 5 June, it was announced that a further 5 people who tested positive for COVID-19 were confirmed to have died in hospitals in the Greater London area. 3 people have died where COVID-19 was mentioned on the death certificate.
The total number of reported deaths in London hospitals of patients who tested positive for COVID-19 is now 6,022. The total number of deaths where COVID-19 mentioned on the death certificate is 178.
These data are published by NHS England and updated daily with the deaths from the most recently completed reporting period.