Home   News   Article

Six more registered Highland coronavirus cases as national death toll goes up

By Andrew Dixon

Easier access to your trusted, local news. Subscribe to a digital package and support local news publishing.

Six more people in the Highlands have tested positive for coronavirus in the past 23 hours.

They are among 139 new cases since yesterday, taking the national figure to 1384.

The number of deaths in Scotland increased by one to 41.

There are 42 confirmed cases in the NHS Highland area. Neighbouring Grampian has 62 cases.

The most are in the Greater Glasgow & Clyde health board area, where 401 people have been diagnosed with the disease.

So far there have been 13,889 Scottish tests carried out.

Click for more coronavirus news

Do you want to respond to this article? If so, click here to submit your thoughts and they may be published in print.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More