The latest figures from the Ministry of Health show that 24 new cases of coronavirus were discovered yesterday.

Edit: Our initial push notification for this article erroneously said 244 new cases. That is incorrect. We apologise for the confusion, and for our overzealous fingers.

No further deaths were reported, leaving the total for the Grand Duchy at 124.

5,235 tests were conducted in the last 24 hours, and 646,620 tests have been carried out since the start of the outbreak.

Two patients are in intensive care (unchanged), with 26 (+1) people in standard care.

The effective reproduction rate (Rt_eff) stands at 1.05, down from 1.09 on Monday.

There are currently 587 active infections in Luxembourg, as of 31 August, and 5,990 patients have recovered.

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