The Scottish Government announces no deaths and 695 covid cases in last 24 hours


The Scottish Government has confirmed that no people have died from coronavirus in the last 24 hours with 695 new cases identified overnight.

It means the death toll since last March – of people who first tested positive for the virus within the previous 28 days – remains the same at 7,677.

There are currently 121 people in hospital confirmed to have the virus with 12 being treated in intensive care.