Reduction in the number of people in Hospitals with Covid-19

54 More people have died from Covid-19 in the Republic of Ireland.


There were 1,006 new cases of the Corona virus confirmed yesterday. 22 new cases were reported in Donegal, 7 in Sligo and less than 5 in Leitrim.

153,654 have now received their first vaccination while 86,833 people have received their second dose.

There has also been a decrease in the number of people being treated in hospital for Covid-19. Locally there are 29 people being treated in Sligo university Hospital with 3 of those in the ICU unit.

The number being treated in Letterkenny as of last night was 59 with 4 patients there in ICU.

Nationally there are 990 patients are in public hospitals with the virus, the first time it has been below 1,000 in more than a month. There are 167 people across the Country in ICU latest according to the latest figures.