Health Minister says he did not leak the information about NPHET asking for level five restrictions to be introduced

Stephen Donnelly was questioned in the Dáil last night

 

Stephen Donnelly was questioned in the Dáil last night, after it emerged he knew NPHET were considering upping restrictions long before some of his government colleagues.

The Minister informed the Taoiseach of a potential move to level four before NPHET met on Sunday.

But Stephen Donnelly insists no one had mentioned the possibility of level five:
 

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