On Friday, the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) has confirmed 770 new coronavirus infections in Finland.

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

252 in Helsinki, 74 in Espoo, 70 in Turku, 67 in Vantaa and 40 in Tampere.

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

18 in Lappeenranta, 16 in Hämeenlinna, 12 in Kaarina, 11 in Porvoo, 10 in Hyvinkää, 9 in Forssa, 8 in Kuopio, 8 in Ylöjärvi, 8 in Kouvola, 8 in Kerava, 7 in Uusikaupunki, 6 in Mikkeli, 6 in Naantali, 6 in Kotka, 6 in Vaasa, 6 in Järvenpää, 6 in Oulu, 5 in Nurmijärvi, 5 in Karkkila, 5 in Lahti, 5 in Lohja, 5 in Nurmijärvi, 4 in Pori, 4 in Raisio, 4 in Rusko, 4 in Salo, 4 in Vihti, 4 in Jyväskylä, 4 in Heinola, 3 in Kuusamo, 3 in Pirkkala, 2 in Kangasala, 2 in Tammela, 2 in Janakkala, 2 in Hollola, 2 in Joensuu, 2 in Taipalsaari, 2 in Lieto, 2 in Siilinjärvi, 2 in Kauniainen, 2 in Siikalatva, 2 in Kajaani, 2 in Kauniainen, 2 in Rovaniemi, 2 in Kokkola, 2 in Muurame, 2 in Tuusula, 1 in Aura, 1 in Maarianhamina, 1 in Rauma, 1 in Riihimäki, 1 in Pöytyä, 1 in Vehmaa, 1 in Oripää, 1 in Aura, 1 in Laitila, 1 in Masku, 1 in Kärkölä, 1 in Jämsä, 1 in Virolahti, 1 in Imatra, 1 in Kurikka, 1 in Kauhajoki, 1 in Viitasaari, 1 in Pihtipudas, 1 in Vieremä, 1 in Suonenjoki, 1 in Ähtäri, 1 in Kurikka, 1 in Kauhajoki, 1 in Viitasaari, 1 in Maalahti, 1 in Hanko, 1 in Kolari, 1 in Muhos, 1 in Mäntsälä, 1 in Ii, 1 in Raasepori, 1 in Kirkkonummi.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, the cases total in 70,267.