Spike in Irish Covid-19 deaths, tally rises by six to 1,726
DUBLIN, Ireland – There has been a spike in coronavirus-related deaths, with six more people succumbing to the disease overnight.
The total number of people to have died has now risen to 1,726.
The HPSC meantime 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.
“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,” Dr. Tony Holohan, Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health, said Wednesday.
“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.”
Published at Thu, 25 Jun 2020 11:36:20 +0000, source Spike in Irish Covid-19 deaths, tally rises by six to 1,726.