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Friday 3 February 2023 Dublin: 11°C
Alamy Stock Photo Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Ronan Glynn
# daily update
Coronavirus: 1,271 new cases confirmed in Ireland
The Department of Health confirmed the latest figures this afternoon.

PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICIALS have confirmed 1,271 new cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.

There were 297 patients with Covid-19 in hospital, including 59 in ICU, as of 8am today.

Yesterday, there were 1,453 new cases of Covid-19, 300 people with the virus in hospital and 60 in ICU. 

Deaths are being announced weekly due to the HSE data breach in May – as of yesterday, 5,249 people have died with Covid-19 in Ireland.

A total of 7.213 million vaccines have been administered in Ireland against Covid-19.

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