Coronavirus in Scotland: 281 new cases reported as death toll rises

Coronavirus is continuing to take lives in Scotland, as new deaths were reported today.

Saturday, 10th April 2021, 2:35 pm
Updated Saturday, 10th April 2021, 2:38 pm
The figures show that the death toll is continuing to rise.

There were 281 new cases of covid-19 reported, according to figures released by the Scottish Government.

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There were four new reported deaths of people who have tested positive for coronavirus recently.

The figures showed that there were 22,183 new tests for covid-19 that reported results – 1.5% of these were positive.

2,643,524 people have now received the first dose of the Covid vaccination and 551,699 have received their second dose.