COVID-19: Health officials notified of 1,631 new cases

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

The Department of Health has this afternoon reported 1,631 new cases of COVID-19.

As of 8am today, 503 people diagnosed with COVID-19 are hospitalised nationally, of whom 101 are in ICU.

There has now been a total of 5,436 deaths related to the disease notified in Ireland.

This includes 67 deaths newly notified in the past week – since last Wednesday.

The Department of Health says that daily case numbers may change due to future data validation.