UCC Professor: Ireland Should Try And Get To Zero Covid Cases After 6 Weeks Of Level 5 Restrictions

Gerry Killeen says we should follow the lead of Victoria in Australia which has been able to get its cases under control.

A further 866 new cases of the virus were confirmed last night - while six more deaths were reported to the Department of Health.

Cavan still has the highest estimated incidence rate of any other county in the country - however it has fallen over the past week.

It now stands at 753.

UCC virology expert Professor Gerry Killeen says the total is still very concerning:

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