Covid Scotland: 2,636 new positive cases confirmed in the last 24 hours as 11 more deaths are recorded

In the last 24 hours another 11 Covid-19 related deaths have been recorded in Scotland while 2,636 more people tested positive for the virus.

Wednesday, 14th July 2021, 2:38 pm

The Scottish Government released the latest figures at 2pm on Wednesday and confirmed that the death toll in Scotland now stands at 7,772 with the 11 additional deaths recorded today.

In total 35,849 tests were carried out, and of those which reported results, 8.1 per cent were positive, 2,636.

Yesterday 515 people were in hospital with the virus, and 46 people were in intensive care.

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