The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has this evening been notified of 39 additional deaths related to COVID-19.
10 of these deaths occurred in March, 12 occurred in February, 13 in January, and 3 occurred earlier than this. One further death is under investigation.
As of midnight last night (Wed) 462 new cases of the virus were confirmed in the Republic.
There were 18 new cases confirmed in Galway, 14 in Mayo, 6 in Roscommon and less than 5 in both Sligo and Leitrim.