43 new deaths from Covid-19 were confirmed overnight in Scotland as 1,314 new positive cases were announced today.
This accounts for 5.3 percent of the total number of experiments carried out.
The Scottish Government has announced that it is currently treating 1,008 patients with suspected coronavirus in Scottish hospitals.
56 patients are in intensive care.
A total of 116,870 individuals have now tested positive for the virus in Scotland.
The number of deaths from Covid-19 now stands at 4,416 in Scotland.