Scotland has recorded more than 6.700 new coronavirus cases and 15 deaths in the past 24 hours.

According to the latest Scottish Government figures, 6,756 cases of Covid-19 have been recorded in the past 24 hours.

A further 15 deaths have been reported of someone who tested positive for the virus over the past 28 days.

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The total death toll according to the measure used by the Scottish Government therefore stands at 10,629.

A total of 11 people are currently being treated in intensive care with recently confirmed Covid-19, with 1,093 in hospital who had recently contracted the virus overall.

The total number of first vaccinations given is 4,433,601 while 4,153,359 people have now received a second dose, and 3,410,555 have received a third dose or booster.