1,025 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Ireland 1 month ago

1,025 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Ireland

The public have once again been urged to remain home unless for essential reasons or for exercise within 5km of where you live.

1,025 new cases of Covid-19 have been reported to the Health Protection Surveillance Centre.

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No new deaths were reported to the HPSC in the last 24 hours.

255 cases are in Dublin, 147 in Cork, 77 in Galway, 54 in Kildare, 53 in Donegal and the remaining 439 cases are spread across 21 counties.

As of 2pm on Sunday, 315 Covid-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 38 are in ICU.

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

Dr Tony Holohan, Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health said: “If you’re a confirmed case, have had a test or have symptoms of Covid-19, you must self-isolate for 10 days.

"If you live with a case or have been told you’re a close contact, you must restrict your movements for 14 days. Everyone else should stay at home, unless for essential reasons or for exercise within 5km of where you live.”