- 10,929 lab-confirmed infections as of Tuesday 6.10 (up by 227 since Monday)
- 346 deaths linked to coronavirus as of Monday 5.10 (up by 1 since 2.10)
- 28 people in hospital, 8 of whom in intensive care as of Monday 5.10
- Hospital districts report on deaths and hospitalised patients on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
6.10 16:55 Marin promises action as Helsinki mayor calls for more mask usage
Finland’s Prime Minister Sanna Marin has promised new measures aimed at tackling the rising rate of coronavirus infections.
Meanwhile Helsinki Mayor Jan Vapaavuori announced at a press conference on Tuesday afternoon that the capital region had formed a coordination group to manage the crisis, with an immediate call for more people to use masks in the cities of Helsinki, Espoo and Vantaa.
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