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COVID-19: 892 new confirmed cases in Ireland

The Department of Health has confirmed a further 892 cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.

Deaths are being announced weekly due to the HSE data breach in May – as of today, a total of 5,249 people have died with Covid-19 in Ireland.


The Department further confirmed that there are currently 333 patients in Irish hospitals with Covid-19, with 64 in ICU.

Yesterday, there were 319 patients receiving treatment in hospital for Covid-19 which included 60 people in ICU.

In Northern Ireland, there has been a further 1,080 cases of Covid-19 reported.


Three further people diagnosed with the virus have also died.

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