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COVID-19: 1,688 New Confirmed Cases


04:05 22 Aug 2021

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The Department of Health have reported a further 1,688 cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.


There has been an 18 percent increase in the number of people in hospital with Covid-19 in the space of 24 hours.


314 are receiving treatment as of this morning, an increase of 55 compared to the same period yesterday.


59 people are in ICU, up 5 over the same period.


HSE Chief Executive, Paul Reid, says the threat posed by the virus remains "very real".

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