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Coronavirus: 1,352 new cases confirmed in Ireland

The latest figures were announced by the Department of Health on Twitter.
Aug 2nd 2021, 3:30 PM 58,759 112

PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICIALS have confirmed 1,352 new cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.

The Department of Health has reported that 177 patients in hospital have tested positive with Covid-19. A total of 27 people in ICU have Covid-19.

Yesterday, 1,098 cases of Covid-19 were reported, with 163 patients with the illness in hospital, 26 of whom were in intensive care.

Data relating to the number of deaths associated with Covid-19, as well as case numbers by county, have been affected by the cyber attack on the HSE IT systems.

Today’s figures did not contain any information about whether there were any other deaths due to the virus.

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