On Friday, the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) confirmed 267 new coronavirus infections in Finland.

In the past 24 hours, most new cases were found in the following cities:

50 in Helsinki, 37 in Espoo, 29 in Vantaa, 23 in Turku, 14 in Tampere.


New infections were also confirmed in, among others, Lahti (12), Tornio (10), Oulu (9), Kajaani (5), Salo (5), Kirkkonummi (5), Kotka (4), Hanko (4), Karkkila (4), Kotka (4).

Since the beginning of the pandemic, the total number of coronavirus cases in Finland is 85,344.

Today, the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) also reports one new death related to the virus.

The death toll is at 903.

71 patients (+6) are receiving specialized medical treatment, 30 (+3) patients are in primary health care and 31 patients (-2) are in intensive care.

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