Cork-Based Virus Expert Believes A National Lockdown Is Needed To Control The Spread Of Covid-19

Another 211 cases were reported in the country yesterday

121 were in Dublin alone, while 8 new cases were confirmed here in Cork.

New restrictions on nursing home visits in the capital have been announced, and further measures are likely on Tuesday. 

UCC professor Gerry Killeen says the whole country should revert to the strict restrictions of May and June:

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