THERE have been 242 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Ireland today.
Due to the recent ransomware attack on the HSE systems, county-by-county data is not available.
The Department of Health has said that there are 67 patients in hospital receiving treatment for Covid-19, with 23 of those in intensive care.
Daily case numbers are subject to future data review, validation and update.
Earlier, health officials in Northern Ireland confirmed 87 new positive cases with no further Covid-19 related deaths. The North’s death toll remains 2,155