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COVID-19: 259 Cases - Lowest Number Of Cases This Year


06:13 9 Jun 2021

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The lowest number of Covid-19 cases this year has been recorded today.


NPHET has reported 259 new cases this evening - the lowest since December 12th.


There are 76 Covid patients in hospital, with 27 in intensive care.


The five-day moving average now stands at 327 - a further drop compared to recent days.


More than 3.1 million vaccines have now been administered in Ireland - with around 55% of the adult population having received one dose, and over a quarter now fully vaccinated.


Health Minister Stephen Donnelly said outbreaks have been “almost eliminated” in fully vaccinated cohorts, including people aged over 65.



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