The Health Minister Is Reminding People Not To Gather In Large Groups

He's also encouraging everyone to keep observing social distancing guidelines

Though today's Mothers Day, Simon Harris says there are other ways to show affection rather than physical contact.

It comes as a further 102 new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in the Republic last night bringing the total to 785.

Minister Harris says they're now trying to hire more medical staff to help deal with the crisis:

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