A further 60 deaths and an additional 3,231 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed this evening by the National Public Health Emergency Team (Nphet).
They said of today’s confirmed deaths, 59 occurred in January while one death occurred in December 2020.
With 60 deaths this evening, there has been a total of 2,595 Covid-19 related deaths in Ireland. With a further 3,231 cases tonight there is now a total of 169,780 confirmed cases of the virus in Ireland.
Yesterday, 3,498 cases of Covid-19 were confirmed and a further 50 deaths.