Coronavirus: 22 deaths and more than 700 new cases

The latest daily figures have been confirmed by the Scottish Government.

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Coronavirus: Another 22 people with coronavirus have died in Scotland.

Another 22 people with coronavirus have died in Scotland, as the country recorded more than 700 new cases.

It brings the death toll under the measure of people who first tested positive within the previous 28 days to 3911.

The latest daily numbers, which saw the country record 777 new cases, have been published by the Scottish Government.

There were 945 people confirmed to have the virus in hospital – 64 of whom were receiving treatment in intensive care.

Scotland has now recorded 99,463 positive test results since the beginning of the outbreak in the country.

More than 1.2 million people have been tested for the virus at least once, according to the Scottish Government.