Coronavirus in Scotland: In the last 24 hours another 740 cases have been confirmed in Scotland

A total of 740 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours in Scotland.

Latest coronavirus figures in Scotland

Of 6,793 new tests for coronavirus, 12.3% of these were positive.

The number of deaths, hospital admissions and intensive care patients are not being revealed over the festive period – the next update will be on Tuesday, December 29.

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This data comes on the second day of the three-week lockdown announced by the Scottish Government last weekend in a bid to control the spread of the new strain of coronavirus.

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