Eight more people have died from Covid-19 in the Republic of Ireland, the Department of Health reports.
There have been 1,276 new cases of the virus detected, including 43 more in Donegal.
Of the deaths reported today, one occurred in June, 2 people passed away in September and five in October. There have now been 1,849 Covid-19 related deaths in Ireland.
Donegal has had 567 cases of Covid-19 in the past two weeks up to 16th October. The 14-day incidence rate now stands at 356.2 per 100,000, while the national average is 231.6 per 100,000.