Sixteen more people have sadly died as a result of Covid-19, it has been announced.
There have now been a total of 1,518 Covid-19 related deaths in the Republic.
129 new cases have also been confirmed this evening, bringing the total number of cases to 23,956.
The recovery rate stands at 84.3%, with 19, 470 recovered from the virus. 7,427 of all coronavirus cases have been reported among healthcare workers.
Fifty seven patients are receiving treatment for the virus in ICU, as of 11am this morning.