daily figures

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    3 more people have died from Covid 19 in the Republic of Ireland.

    14 cases of the virus have also been confirmed. 

    The death toll from the virus is now 1709 while the number of confirmed cases stands at 25,334.

    Almost half of all cases have been reported in Dublin.

  • No new deaths have been reported this evening due to Covid 19.

    18 new cases of the virus have been confirmed. 

    The number of deaths due to the virus remains at 1706, while the number of confirmed cases is 25,321. 

     

  • Taoiseach Micheal Martin told his party last night that the country is to remain in a "prolonged" period of restrictions to get virus numbers to a very low level.

    A further 1,006 new Covid-19 cases were announced last night, along with 54 deaths.

    The new cases include 46 in Galway, 8 in Mayo 7 in Sligo and less than 5 in both Leitrim and Roscommon.

    Mayo and Galway continue to have 14-day incidence rates of the virus that are above the national average.

    Meanwhile 990 patients are in public hospitals with the virus, the first time it has been below 1,000 in more than a month - while 167 are in ICU.

    There were 51 Covid patients being treated at Mayo University Hospital last night - down 2 on the previous night.