The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 34 additional deaths related to COVID-19.
Of the deaths reported today 3 occurred in April, 4 occurred in March, 19 occurred in February, 5 occurred in January, and 3 occurred in December or earlier.
As of midnight, Thursday 8th April, the HPSC has been notified of 473 confirmed cases of COVID-19.
Of the new cases, 229 in Dublin, 32 in Kildare, 21 in Mayo, 19 in Meath, 30 in Donegal and the remaining 142 cases are spread across 19 other counties.
Roscommon has recorded 6 new cases, there are fewer than 5 in Longford, and Leitrim has recorded no news cases again today.