777 new cases of Covid 19 have been confirmed and 7 further deaths.
Of the new cases, 182 are in Dublin, 81 in Galway, 44 in Wexford, 42 in Meath and 41 in Cork.
The 14 day incidence of the virus per 100 thousand people has increased to 306.
The Chief Medical Officer says 15 thousand people have been diagnosed with coronavirus in the last two weeks.
Dr Tony Holohan is appealing to everyone to behave as if they're a close contact of a confirmed case.