402 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed today, along with one additional death.
It brings the death toll in the republic to 4,906, while there have now been 249,838 confirmed cases since the start of the pandemic.
79% of the cases notified this afternoon are in people under 45 and the median age is 32.
127 COVID-19 patients were in public hospitals this morning, of which 41 are in ICU.
The 5-day moving average now stands at 472