⚠️ 6 people have died. May they rest in peace.
⚠️ There has now been a total of 1,896 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland.
⚠️ There have been a further 675 cases.
⚠️ There is a total of 59,434 confirmed cases.
⚠️ Of the cases notified today:
- 309 are men / 364 are women
- 65% are under 45 years of age
- The median age is 35 years old
- 199 in Dublin, 104 in Cork, 67 in Meath, 50 in Limerick, 41 in Kildare and the remaining 214 cases are spread across another 20 counties.
⚠️ As of 2pm today 328 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 41 are in ICU. 19 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.
⚠️ Stay safe. Protect each other.
Dr. Tony Holohan, Chief Medical Officer has, tonight, said:
“Everyone must be aware of the actions they should take if they have symptoms or are awaiting a test or if they are a contact of a confirmed case.
“If you have symptoms of COVID-19, you must self isolate and phone your GP for further advice.
“If you have been referred for a test or are awaiting a test result, you must self isolate.
“If you are a confirmed case of COVID-19 you must self isolate for 10 days.
“If you are identified or have identified yourself as a close contact of a confirmed case, you must restrict your movements.
“Stay informed on the public health advice around COVID-19 and be prepared to protect yourself and those around you.”
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Fine Gael Councillor - North Inner City
Leader, Fine Gael, Dublin City Council
Chair, Urban Form & Planning Strategic Policy Committee