Forth Valley latest coronavirus figures

The latest figures show that the number of people in this area testing positive for Covid-19 continues to rise.

By Jill Buchanan
Thursday, 16th April 2020, 4:45 pm

There has now been 400 positive tests, an increase overnight of 33.

The number currently being treated in hospital stands at 97 and five of those are in intensive care.

Figures issued yesterday confirmed that there have been 59 deaths linked to coronavirus in Forth Valley.

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Coronavirus

Across Scotland a total of 35,392 people have been tested. Of these 28,290 were confirmed negative and 7102 were positive.

There have been 779 patients who tested positive and have died.