No more deaths recorded in East Dunbartonshire

There were no more coronavirus deaths recorded over the latest weekly period in East Dunbartonshire.

There were no more coronavirus deaths recorded over the latest weekly period in East Dunbartonshire.

The latest figures from the UK coronavirus dashboard show a total of 380 people had died in the area by September 18 (Sunday) – which was unchanged from the week before.

They were among 15,555 deaths recorded across Scotland.

Public Health Scotland recently stopped reporting deaths for anyone who died within 28 days of a positive test result for Covid-19.

Instead, the weekly figures now include anyone whose death certificate – registered in the week ending Sunday – mentions Covid-19 as one of the causes.

Deaths in Scotland are recorded by registration date, and are allocated to the deceased's usual area of residence.