Three days running without a new Covid-19 case in Louth
There has been no further Covid-19 cases confirmed in Louth for the third day running, according to the latest figures from the National Public Health Emergency Team released last night.
There remains 780 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in the county as of midnight on Monday June 22nd.
There have now been a total of 1,726 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland.
As of midnight Tuesday 23rd June the HPSC has been notified of 5 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There is now a total of 25,396 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland.
The HSE is working to identify any contacts the patients may have had to provide them with information and advice to prevent further spread.
As of midnight on June 21st, 92% of all confirmed cases to date are estimated to have recovered from COVID-19.
Dr. Tony Holohan, Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health, said;: “Through our collective action, we have moved in the right direction in our fight against widespread community transmission of COVID-19. As we go forward, the behaviour and progression of this disease is in all of our hands.
“Every single one of us today has the ability to reduce the impact the virus might have on our most vulnerable and those at risk. You can do this by keeping a physical distance from others or wearing a face covering when in busy public places like shops and public transport, and by continuing to keep your number of daily contacts as low as possible.”