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Rangers fans test positive for coronavirus after flouting lockdown to celebrate title win

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Glasgow last weekend.Thousands of supporters of the Govan club took to the streets on Sunday after they were crowned league champions.At the daily briefing today, the Chief Medical Officer said some of those who made their way to George Square and Ibrox had returned positive tests.Gregor Smith confirmed a minority of the people who attended had contracted the virus after flouting strict lockdown rules.He said: "I think it's still too early to know the full picture of the impact of the the events of last weekend in terms of the infection case rate, particularly in west-central Scotland."What we are saying over the last few days is an increase in the number of cases that we're associating with many of those areas, particularly with upticks.

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