Finland health officials announced that the country recorded no new Covid-19 cases on Thursday for the first time in more than three months.
However, officials reported that one person died from the virus on Thursday,bringing the death toll to 322 in the nation of 5.5 million people.
Adding to this an estimated 5,800 of Finland’s 7,000 recorded COVID-19 cases have now recovered. While a total of 50 people remain in hospital, with seven in intensive care.
Finland’s government has begun lifting emergency restrictions that were imposed on 18 March.
Schools were reopened for and earlier this week bars, restaurants, sports facilities and cultural institutions were allowed to reopen under social distancing regulations.