Swiss report 12,839 new coronavirus cases in three days

Doctors stand in front of a newly-opened COVID-19 testing site of the Stadtspital Waid and Triemli hospital in Zurich
Doctors stand in front of a newly-opened COVID-19 testing site of the Stadtspital Waid and Triemli hospital in Zurich

(Reuters) - Coronavirus infections rose by 12,839 cases since Friday, data https://www.covid19.admin.ch/en/overview?ovTime=total from Swiss health authorities showed on Monday.

Total confirmed cases in Switzerland and neighbouring principality Liechtenstein increased to 269,974 and the death toll rose by 198 to 3,158 while hospitalisations went up by 483.

(Reporting by Thomas Seythal in Berlin; Editing by Michael Shields)