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
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.

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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