Ninety-eight new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed by NPHET today – but no deaths were reported today.
It has now been over two weeks since someone has died with COVID-19 in the Republic.
The 98 new cases today are spread across 20 counties, including Galway where there have been 517 cases as of midnight on Wednesday.
Twenty-four of the cases are in Dublin, 13 in Kildare, 8 in Kerry, 6 in Kildare, 6 in Kilkenny, 6 in Limerick, 6 in Louth and 5 in Tipperary.
The other cases are in Carlow, Clare, Cork, Galway, Laois, Leitrim, Longford, Meath, Monaghan, Offaly, Waterford and Wexford.
Of today’s reported cases, 48 are men and 50 are women, while 66% are under 45 years of age.
There are seven people in ICU across the State, and 44 in hospital. Four people have been admitted to hospital with COVID-19 since from yesterday, and two people have been discharged.