Local GP says there’s no need to panic about Coronavirus

We’re being told there is no need to panic about the spread of Coronavirus.

The Health Minister is meeting the IRFU later to discuss the cancellation of the Ireland-Italy rugby match on March 7th.

No cases of the virus have so far been reported in Ireland.

Monaghan GP Dr Illona Duffy says people are only likely to catch Covid-19 if they come into close contact with someone who has it.

She explained more on The Joe Finnegan Show earlier: