The coronavirus has killed 20 people so far in Finland, according to the hospital districts. Between Thursday and Friday, 97 new coronavirus infections were detected.

On Friday evening, 180 people are in hospital care. 72 require intensive care treatment.

The number of coronavirus infections that have been verified in the laboratory has risen to 1,615. The number is based on data gathered directly from different hospital districts by the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare THL.

Source: THL

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