BREAKING: 11 more deaths from Covid-19 in Ireland and 64 additional new cases 

UPDATE: The Deputy Chief Medical Officer says 87% of confirmed cases of Coronavirus have recovered

The death toll now stands at 1,571 

The number of confirmed cases stands at 24,315

Dr. Ronan Glynn, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health, said: “To date, 87% of confirmed cases diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered. This is very positive news but should not deflect from the impact this disease has had on individuals and families. In addition, it does not change the risk for any one individual who is diagnosed with the disease today, or in the future.

“Public health advice is there to provide everyone with the best protection possible. Please follow it and continue to protect yourself and each other.”

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