Two more Irish people die from Coronavirus as 219 new cases confirmed

219 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed here.

Another two patients have also died – both males in the east of the country – bringing the total number of deaths to six.

The total number of coronavirus cases in the Republic now stands at 1,125.

There has been no increase in the number of local cases with less than 15 people testing positive across Longford, Leitrim and Roscommon.