On Wednesday, the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) has confirmed 842 new coronavirus infections in Finland.

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

272 in Helsinki, 90 in Espoo, 90 in Vantaa and 77 in Turku.

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

27 in Lahti, 22 in Tampere, 20 in Lappeenranta, 19 in Porvoo, 17 in Kaarina, 11 in Oulu, 11 in Joensuu, 8 in Lohja, 8 in Jyväskylä, 8 in Laukaa, 7 in Vihti, 7 in Kerava, 7 in Järvenpää, 6 in Kuopio, 6 in Kirkkonummi, 5 in Hyvinkää, 5 in Ylöjärvi, 5 in Kauhava, 4 in Hämeenlinna, 4 in Raasepori, 4 in Heinola, 4 in Aura, 4 in Raisio, 3 in Lieto, 3 in Rauma, 3 in Raisio, 3 in Salo, 3 in Sipoo, 3 in Valkeakoski, 3 in Ylitornio, 3 in Kouvola, 3 in Lempäälä, 3 in Pukkila, 2 in Kauhajoki, 2 in Loimaa, 2 in Vaasa, 2 in Vehmaa, 2 in Uusikaupunki, 2 in Parainen, 2 in Paimio, 2 in Kajaani, 2 in Mäntsälä, 2 in Pöytyä, 2 in Kauhajoki, 2 Nousiainen, 2 in Nurmijärvi, 2 in Kärkölä, 1 in Sauvo, 1 in Hausjärvi, 1 in Orimattila, 1 in Virolahti, 1 in Konnevesi, 1 in Ruokolahti, 1 in Pornainen, 1 in Mynämäki, 1 in Maarianhamina, 1 in Nakkila, 1 in Rusko, 1 in Loviisa, 1 in Kittilä, 1 in Hausjärvi, 1 in Askola, 1 in Savitaipale, 1 in Rusko, 1 in Forssa, 1 in Seinäjoki, 1 in Kempele, 1 in Ilomantsi, 1 in Hattula, 1 in Loppi, 1 in Taipalsaari, 1 in Naantali, 1 in Iisalmi, 1 in Imatra, 1 in Pori, 1 in Inari, 1 in Kangasala, 1 in Kemiönsaari, 1 in Eura.

In addition, new infections were confirmed in Kustavi and Teuva, but the numbers are unknown.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, the cases total in 68,693.