COVID-19: 17,071 cases reported today

Galway Daily news 25 percent drop in COVID cases in Galway hospitals

A total of 17,071 further cases of COVID-19 have been reported by health officials today.

As of 8am today, 717 people with the disease are hospitalised nationally, of whom 87 are in intensive care units.

As a result of the current high incidence, the daily case number is based on positive results uploaded to the HSE COVID Care Tracker the preceding day, and these data are provisional.