Switzerland reports 10,087 new coronavirus cases

A member of the medical personnel collects a swab sample from the teacher in Zuoz

(Reuters) - Coronavirus infections rose by 10,087 from Dec. 24 to 27, data https://www.covid19.admin.ch/en/overview from Swiss health authorities showed on Monday.

The total number of confirmed cases in Switzerland and neighbouring principality Liechtenstein increased to 438,284, the death toll rose by 244 to 6,778, while 482 new hospitalisations kept pressure on the health care system.

(Reporting by Kirsti Knolle, editing by Riham Alkoussa)