On Thursday, the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) has confirmed 720 new coronavirus infections in Finland.

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

268 in Helsinki, 81 in Vantaa, 76 in Espoo, 56 in Turku, and 24 in Tampere.

In addition, new infections were confirmed in the cities and municipalities below:

16 in Vihti, 14 in Kuopio, 10 in Rauma, 10 in Kerava, 9 in Oulu, 8 in Kaarina, 7 in Lahti, 7 in Järvenpää, 7 in Hämeenlinna, 6 in Maarianhamina, 6 in Lappeenranta, 5 in Jyväskylä, 5 in Lohja, 5 in Kirkkonummi, 4 in Karkkila, 4 in Vaasa, 3 in Aura, 3 in Lieto, 3 in Kemiönsaari, 3 in Laukaa, 3 in Seinäjoki, 3 in Ylöjärvi, 3 in Heinola, 3 in Kauhava, 3 in Rovaniemi, 3 in Pori, 3 in Orimattila, 2 in Salo, 2 in Kouvola 2 in Raisio, 2 in Hyvinkää, 2 in Janakkala, 2 in Hamina, 2 in Pirkkala, 2 in Asikkala, 2 in Pelkosenniemi, 2 in Ilmajoki, 2 in Sipoo, 2 in Punkalaidun, 2 in Petäjävesi, 1 in Kangasala, 1 in Raasepori, 1 in Akaa, 1 in Tammela, 1 in Ikaalinen, 1 in Muurame, 1 in Kittilä, 1 in Savonlinna, 1 in Riihimäki, 1 in Kokkola, 1 in Närpiö, 1 in Ypäjä, 1 in Loimaa, 1 in Loppi, 1 in Tuusula, 1 in Kempele, 1 in Porvoo, 1 in Pyhäntä, 1 in Parainen, 1 in Taipalsaari, 1 in Eurajoki, 1 in Lempäälä.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, the cases total in 64,609.