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COVID-19: 1,346 new confirmed cases in Ireland

The Department of Health has confirmed a further 1,346 cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.

Deaths are being announced weekly due to the cyber attack on the HSE. As of last Wednesday, 5,155 people have died with Covid-19 in Ireland.

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The Department further confirmed that there are currently 315 patients in Irish hospitals with Covid-19, with 59 in ICU.

Yesterday, there were 311 patients in Irish hospitals with Covid-19, with 58 in ICU.

In Northern Ireland, there has been a further 1,031 new cases of the virus reported.

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Six further people diagnosed with the virus have also died.

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