On Saturday, the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare has confirmed four new deaths related to the coronavirus. The death toll is now at 1,002.

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In the past 24 hours THL has confirmed 765 new coronavirus infections.

Most new cases were found in the following cities:

174 in Helsinki, 88 in Espoo, 74 in Vantaa, 54 in Tampere, 39 in Turku, 25 in Oulu, 12 in Mikkeli, 12 in Jyväskylä, 11 in Hyvinkää, 10 in Seinäjoki, 9 in Nurmijärvi, 9 in Joensuu, 8 in Vaasa, 8 in Kouvola, 8 in Kajaani, 7 in Kangasala, 7 in Petäjävesi, 7 in Rovaniemi.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, the total number of coronavirus cases in Finland is 116, 996.

88 (+0) patients are receiving hospital care because of symptoms caused by the coronavirus. 23 (+1) patients are in intensive care.

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