The Health Minister Simon Harris is to meet representatives of Nursing Homes later today as concerns intensify about the number of cluster cases of Covid-19 in nursing homes.

There are 17 cluster of cases in nursing home now across the country.

The latest figures show nationally 2,615 confirmed cases of Covid 19 with 46 deaths.

Health officials say we still haven't hit a peak in cases.

The HSE says it's planning for the peak to come around April 10th to 14th.

26 people in county Mayo have now been diagnosed with Covid-19, 68 in Galway, 10 in Roscommon and 12 in Sligo.