The Scottish Government has confirmed ONE new coronavirus death and 177 new Omicron cases have been reported in Tayside in the last 24 hours.
Data from Public Health Scotland also shows a total of 423 new cases were recorded overnight in the region. The area's death toll - composed of people who first tested positive for the virus within the previous 28 days - rises to 770.
In total, Tayside has recorded 57,482 cases of Covid-19 since the pandemic began. There were 177 new Omicron cases reported overnight, taking the regional total of the variant to 248.The latest local vaccination data shows that 332,386 of the over-12 population have received at least one coronavirus vaccination, and 305,094 have received at least two.While 225,970