COVID-19: 429 new confirmed cases, 77 cases identified as community transmission

Health officials have confirmed a further 429 cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.

One further death related to the virus has also been reported.

189 cases were in Dublin, which remains in Level 3 restrictions.

The remaining cases are as follows: 60 cases are in Cork, 31 in Donegal, 28 in Galway, 18 in Kildare, 15 in Wicklow, 15 in Clare, 12 in Limerick, nine in Meath, eight in Louth, seven in Cavan, seven in Longford, six in Laois, five in Offaly, and five in Westmeath.

The remaining 14 cases are spread across eight counties.


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