Coalition party leaders will meet today for talks on lifting level 5 restriction.

Yesterday evening, one further death was confirmed from Covid-19 with 318 addititional cases.

Dublin, Cork and Limerick saw the highest numbers of new cases, though the national infection rate has continued to fall.

There were 9 new cases in Galway, 7 in Mayo and less than 5 in each of counties Roscommon, Sligo and Leitrim.

However, Roscommon's 14-day rate of the infection is still considerably higher than the national average, following a number of recent outbreaks in the county.

The national 14-day rate of the virus is now at 109 per 100,000 people , while in Roscommon it's 164.

Mayo, Leitrim, Sligo and Galway all have rates under 80 per 100,000 people.


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