An additional 18 deaths from Covid have been notified to HPSC today

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 18 additional deaths related to COVID-19.

Of the deaths reported today, 1 death occurred in October, 15 deaths in November and 2 are under investigation.

As of midnight Monday 30th November, the HPSC has been notified of 269 confirmed cases of COVID-19.

Fewer than 5 new cases have been reported in the last 24 hours in Longford and Roscommon counties while there are none recorded in Leitrim.

Roscommon had a total of 41 new cases reported between the 17th and 30th of November.

There were 36 reported for Longford during the same period, and 4 in Leitrim.