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COVID-19: A further 77 deaths have been reported

The Department of Health has confirmed that a further 77 people have died from Covid-19.

The total number of deaths in the country now stands at 687.

Not all of these deaths occurred in the last 24 hours.

The number includes people that tested positive but died while waiting for the results.

The total number of confirmed cases now stands at 15,652, however, the number of new cases is on the decline.


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