FOUR new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in Donegal in the latest figures released by the HSE.
The new cases were confirmed up to midnight on Tuesday, September 8.
There have been 37 new cases in Donegal within the last fortnight. Since the outbreak, there have been 554 positive cases in the county.
Today, there were 196 new cases of Covid-19 notified to the Health Protection Surveillance Centre.
Today’s cases, 107 of which are in Dublin, bring to 30,360 the total number of infections since the outbreak.
No new deaths have been recorded. To date, there have been 1,781 Covid-19 deaths in Ireland.
Dr. Ronan Glynn, Acting Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health, said; “Today we have at least 37 cases linked with community transmission. 27 of today’s cases are over the age of 65 years.
“By limiting our contacts, we limit the opportunity COVID-19 has to spread through the community and ultimately we protect our families, our communities and those who are most vulnerable to the severest impacts of the disease.”Tags: