Cavan and Monaghan see increase in Covid-19 cases

Both Cavan and Monaghan are seeing an increase in the number of confirmed Covid-19 cases.

The latest figures released today show 11 cases in Cavan and eight in Monaghan.

Another 14 people have now died across the country, taking the total to 36. All 14 people who died today were in the east of the country.

Meanwhile there were 294 confirmed cases of the virus in the Republic today, with the national total now standing at 2,739.

The North’s Health Agency has confirmed there have been another 49 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Northern Ireland, bringing the total number of cases to 324.

Two more deaths have also been confirmed in Northern Ireland.