Search

20/09/2021

LATEST: Small jump in number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Kildare

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

LATEST: Small jump in number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Kildare

A smaller than usual number of further cases of Covid-19 - five - have been confirmed as diagnosed in County Kildare. That brings the total number of cases confirmed in the county to 822, as of midnight on Sunday, April 19 - the latest date for which county breakdowns are available. The previous day had seen a rise of 54 cases reported

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has said that a further 44 people with Covid-19 have died in Ireland. There have now been 730 Covid-19 related deaths in Ireland.

An additional 388 cases of the virus were confirmed by Irish laboratory testing. There is now a total of 16,040 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.

It has also been confirmed that 8,377 of the first 15,186 cases reported - or 55% - have recovered fully. 

More News

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.