Over fifty cases of Coronavirus in Shannonside region

The HSE has confirmed over fifty confirmed cases of Coronavirus in the Shannonside region.

According to figures published this evening, Longford has 21 cases, Roscommon has  18 and Leitrim has 13.

107 cases have now been  confirmed in Westmeath and 28 in Sligo.

16 more people have died from Covid19 in the Republic while 370 new cases have been confirmed.

It brings the death toll here to 174.

The total number of confirmed cases now stands at 5,364.