814 more people tested positive for Covid-19 in the country yesterday, and there were two more deaths.

64 of the cases were confirmed in Galway with the latest county by county breakdowns showing over a thousand covid-19 cases in the county.

As of midnight on Friday there were 1032 confirmed cases in Galway, 711 in Mayo, 539 in Roscommon, 269 in Sligo and 141 in Leitrim.

221 people are being treated for Covid-19 in Irish hospitals this morning.

It's the highest figure since May, and shows a 47 percent increase on the number of patients compare with this day last week.

Figures from the HSE last night show 30 people with the disease are in intensive care units.


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