NHS Shetland has confirmed one new Covid-19 case has been recorded bringing their total to 56 positive results.
The latest figures from the Scottish Government shows an increase of 52 new confirmed positive cases across the country and there have been no registered deaths in the last 24 hours.
Of these, 27 cases were recorded in the Grampian area and two in the Highlands. The region’s total number of positive cases now sits at 1,709 and 388 people respectively.
The other islands’ total positive cases since the pandemic began remain at nine on Orkney and seven in the Western Isles.
A total of 402,542 people in Scotland have been tested through NHS Scotland labs and UK Government Labs to date with results showing 383,463 being confirmed negative while 19,079 were positive.
As of midnight a total of 269 were being treated in hospital, with three in intensive care with confirmed Covid-19.
402,542 people in Scotland have been tested for #coronavirus
The total confirmed as positive has risen by 52 to 19,079
The number of deaths of patients who tested positive remains at 2,491
— Scottish Government (@scotgov) August 11, 2020
Since March 5, 4,181 patients have been discharged from hospital.
Scotland’s death toll remains at 2,491.
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