Covid-19 Sunday: 1 death, 3 new cases

June 28th, 2020 6:11 PM

By Siobhan Cronin

At a briefing for the media, it was stated that the figures may be under-rated due to a computer glitch and the figure may be corrected on Friday. (Photo: Shutterstock)

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THE Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that one additional person with Covid-19 has died.

There has now been a total of 1,735 Covid-19 related deaths in Ireland.

As of midnight Saturday 27th June, the HPSC has been notified of three confirmed cases. There is now a total of 25,439* confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.

The HSE is working to identify any contacts the patients may have had to provide them with information and advice to prevent further spread.

*Validation of data at the HPSC has resulted in the denotification of 1 confirmed case. The figure of 25,439 confirmed cases reflects this.


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