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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

COVID-19: 288 new confirmed cases in Ireland

The Department of Health has confirmed a further 288 cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.

No information surrounding deaths associated with the virus has been released due to the cyber attack on the HSE.

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The Department further confirmed that there are currently 49 patients in Irish hospitals with Covid-19, with 15 of these in ICU.

Yesterday, there were 48 patients with Covid-19 in Irish hospitals, 14 of these were in intensive care units.

In Northern Ireland, there has been a further 125 cases of Covid-19 reported.

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No further people diagnosed with the virus have died.

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