LATEST: Kilkenny among 390 new cases of virus as 11 further deaths confirmed
A further 11 people have died after contracting the coronavirus as 390 new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed this evening.
The overall death toll as a result of the virus has now reached 4,847. There have now been 244,297 confirmed cases of Covid-19 across the country, according to the latest daily briefing from the National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET).
The breakdown of the latest cases is as follows: 172 are in Dublin, 42 in Kildare, 21 in Meath, 20 in Tipperary, 18 in Donegal with the remaining 117 cases spread across 19 other counties. Less than five cases were recorded in Kilkenny.