Coronavirus in Scotland: 31 new cases of Covid-19 declared in last 24 hours

Scotland has seen 31 new cases in the past 24 hours.

There have been 31 new cases of coronavirus confirmed in Scotland in the past 24 hours, the biggest daily jump for two months.

Sunday’s figures from the Scottish Government represent 1.1% of newly-tested individuals.

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It is the biggest rise of new infections in a day since the figure of 49 recorded on June 4.

There were no new deaths of people who had tested positive for Covid-19, meaning the total under this measurement remains at 2,491.

A total of 265 people are in hospital with coronavirus, including three in intensive care.

On Saturday is was also revealed a cluster of 13 cases of Covid-19 linked to a pub in Aberdeen is being investigated by public health authorities.

NHS Grampian says the cases are associated with The Adam Lounge & The Hawthorn Bar in the city centre.

Scots have been wearing face coverings for weeks now to help prevent the spread of the virus. Picture: John Devlin

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