Four more deaths and 344 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Ireland
A little under 130 of the cases reported are in Dublin.
The Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) has reported that four more people have died and that there have been 344 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Ireland on Saturday (21 November).
Of the cases reported on Saturday, there were:
- 127 in Dublin
- 46 in Cork
- 26 in Louth
- 22 in Donegal
- 20 in Limerick
- 15 in Meath
- 12 in Waterford
- 9 in Kilkenny
- 9 in Kildare
- 8 in Monaghan
- 7 in Clare
- 6 in Kerry
- 5 in Mayo
- 5 in Wicklow
- 5 in Laois
- 5 in Cavan
- Remaining 17 cases in 10 counties
As of 2pm on Saturday, 269 Covid-19 patients are hospitalised, 32 of whom are in intensive care units (ICU). There have been 12 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.
There has now been a total of 70,143 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Ireland. Validation of data at the HPSC has resulted in the denotification of three confirmed cases, which is reflected in the total figure of 70,143.
There has been a total of 2,022 Covid-19 related deaths in Ireland to date.