Breaking: 36 more deaths and 345 new cases of Covid-19


A further 36 people have died after testing positive for Covid-19 in the Republic of Ireland, bringing the death toll to 210.

The Department of Health has also diagnosed a total of 345 new cases. There are currently 5,709 confirmed cases.

The median age of the reported deaths is 81. 

42,484 tests were conducted up to midnight last night. 

More to follow.