Health officials have this evening reported 683 new cases of COVID-19 and 18 further deaths related to the disease, of which six occurred in March.
Of the cases reported by NPHET today, 24 are in Galway. The 14-day incidence rate in the county is now 140.3 cases per 100,000 people, with 362 cases confirmed here in the past fortnight.
75% of today’s cases are under 45 years of age and the median age is 32 years old.
308 new cases are in Dublin, while 68 are in Donegal, 49 in Kildare, 35 in Meath and 30 in Offaly.