Four more people with Covid-19 have died, 859 new cases

Four more people with Covid-19 have died, 859 new cases

There have been 16 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.


The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of four additional deaths related to Covid-19.

All four of the deaths occurred in October.

The HPSC has been notified of 859 new confirmed cases of Covid-19.


There is now a total of 56,108 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.


192 cases are in Dublin, 148 in Cork, 58 in Donegal, 55 in Galway, 54 in Monaghan, with 352 cases spread across 21 remaining counties.


As of 2pm on Saturday, 315 Covid-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 37 are in ICU.


There have been 16 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.