Finland reports 269 new cases of coronavirus infection

The THL Department of Health and Social Development reports that in the last 24 hours the country has recorded 269 cases of coronavirus infection.

The total number of infected is 11 849 .

The largest increase is observed in the Helsinki and Uusimaa medical district (123 cases) and in the Vaasa medical district (83 cases).

In Jyväskylä, another 30 people became infected at a private event

In Jyväskylä, 30 new infections were diagnosed during Friday evening and Saturday morning.

The city said in a statement that the mass infection occurred at a private religious event. Jyväskylä already reported more than ten infections earlier this week associated with the same event. At the same time, the test results of all participants of the event have not yet been received.