There have been 175 new cases of Covid-19 reported in Scotland in the past 24 hours. 

According to Scottish Government statistics, there has been 1 death in the same period. 

19,683 new tests for Covid-19 reported results – 1.1% of these were positive.

 It means the death toll under the daily measure – of people who first tested positive for the virus within the previous 28 days – stands at 7,660.

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Yesterday, 191 new cases were reported, with no new deaths. 

2,811,343 people have received the first dose of the Covid vaccination and 1,263,862 have received their second dose

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According to the latest data from Public Health Scotland, every local authority averaged fewer than 50 cases per 100,000 population at one point this week, which is a requirement for the easing of restrictions.