ANOTHER three Covid-19 related deaths have been recorded in the Republic of Ireland today.
The additional three deaths reported by the National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET) bring to 1,659 the number of people who have died from Covid-19 since the outbreak began.
The Department of Health has been notified of a further 47 positive cases of the coronavirus.
There have now been a total of 25,111 confirmed cases.
Of those, 8,004 have been confirmed among healthcare workers.