Scotland recorded 17 new positive cases of coronavirus in the last 24 hours, but none were in Forth Valley.
The daily figures from the Scottish Government show there have been no changes to the situation recorded in the health board area since yesterday (Wednesday).
The total number of positive cases in Forth Valley is currently 948, and nine people are being treated in hospital for Covid-19.
There are less than five people in the intensive care unit at Forth Valley Royal Hospital.
Falkirk health: Patients benefit from new LumenEye procedure which can detect bowel cancer
Falkirk health: Patients benefit from new breast cancer services at Forth Valley Royal Hospital
Scottish GP patient survey 2022: The 12 worst rated doctor’s surgeries in Falkirk district
Scottish GP patient survey 2022: The 12 best rated doctor’s surgeries in Falkirk district
Have a say in NHS Forth Valley pharmacy services
Over night there were 17 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 throughout Scotland.
The deaths of five people who had tested positive for the virus have been recorded in the last 24 hours.
A total of 132,001 people in Scotland have been tested through NHS labs to date.
Of these, 116,319 were negative and 15,682 were positive.
However, the government has said this will be an underestimate of the number of cases as not everyone with the virus will display symptoms, and not all those with symptoms will be tested.
A message from the Editor:
Thank you for reading this story on our website. While I have your attention, I also have an important request to make of you.
In order for us to continue to provide high quality and trusted local news on this free-to-read site, I am asking you to also please purchase a copy of our newspaper.
Our journalists are highly trained and our content is independently regulated by IPSO to some of the most rigorous standards in the world. But being your eyes and ears comes at a price. So we need your support more than ever to buy our newspapers during this crisis.
With the coronavirus lockdown having a major impact on many of our local valued advertisers - and consequently the advertising that we receive - we are more reliant than ever on you helping us to provide you with news and information by buying a copy of our newspaper.