A total of 1,877 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the past 24 hours. 

A further 3 people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in Scotland, according to the latest figures. 

However, these figures may be an underestimate as Register Offices are generally closed during the weekend.

It comes as 26,352 new tests for Covid-19 reported results with a positivity rate of 8.7%. 

The number of people is hospital yesterday totalled 1,598, rising by two.

An additional 14 people were receiving intensive care bringing the figure up to 123.

Of the new cases 531 were under NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde.