Coronavirus cases are continuing to rise across Tayside and Fife – with a further 84 cases confirmed in the space of a day.
According to the latest Scottish Government statistics, the total number of people who have tested positive for Covid-19 in Courier country is now 1467, an increase from 1383 on Thursday.
Of Friday’s tally, a total of 979 were in Tayside and 488 in Fife.
The number of positive cases of Covid-19 across the whole of Scotland is now 7409.
There have been a further 58 Scottish deaths as a result of the virus – bringing the total number of fatalities in the country to 837.
The number of patients in local hospitals battling suspected or confirmed cases of Covid-19 as of midnight on Thursday was 109 in Tayside (five in intensive care) and 124 in Fife (six in intensive care).
On Thursday 937 people in Tayside and 446 in the kingdom had tested positive for Covid-19.