Coronavirus in Forth Valley: Hospital cases continue to rise

The number of Coronavirus sufferers in Forth Valley hospitals is increasing, with another sharp rise overnight in new cases.

Tuesday, 20th October 2020, 3:36 pm
The number of people in hospital with the infection continues to rise.
The number of people in hospital with the infection continues to rise.

A total of 2177 cases have been detected in Forth Valley since the start of the outbreak, up from 2132 yesterday.

The number of people in hospital in the area who have tested positive is 30, which has been rising steadily since the start of the month.

A total of 908,968 people in Scotland have been tested at least once. Of these people, 49,164 have tested positive