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Scotland Warns Virus Rules May Be Reimposed Amid Record Cases

Nicola Sturgeon visits a vaccination centre in Barrhead, Scotland.

Nicola Sturgeon visits a vaccination centre in Barrhead, Scotland.

Photographer: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said her government could reimpose coronavirus restrictions amid a record number of new daily cases.

The country of 5.5 million people reported 4,323 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, the highest daily number since the start of the pandemic.