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COVID-19: 1,456 new confirmed cases in Ireland

The Department of Health has confirmed a further 1,456 cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.

Deaths are being announced weekly due to the cyber attack on the HSE. As of Wednesday, 5,179 people have died with Covid-19 in Ireland.

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The Department further confirmed that there are currently 261 patients in Irish hospitals with Covid-19, with 66 in ICU.

Yesterday, there were 288 patients in Irish hospitals with Covid-19, with 73 in ICU.

More to follow…

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