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The U.K. reported 2,988 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, a 64% jump from the previous day and the highest level since May 22.
The surge comes as children return to school and the government has started a campaign to get workers back to their offices, especially in city centers, to help the economy recover.
The total now stands at 347,152 cases. Two more people died after testing positive, bringing the number of fatalities linked to the virus to 41,551.
90,632 in IndiaMost new cases today
+0% Change in MSCI World Index of global stocks since Wuhan lockdown, Jan. 23
-1.014 Change in U.S. treasury bond yield since Wuhan lockdown, Jan. 23
5.3% Global GDP Tracker (annualized), Aug.