LATEST: Kilkenny among 859 new cases of virus as four more deaths confirmed
A further four more people have died after contracting the coronavirus as 859 new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed this evening.
The overall death toll as a result of the virus now stands at 1,882. There are now 56,108 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: 192 are in Dublin, 148 in Cork, 58 in Donegal, 55 in Galway, 54 in Monaghan, with 352 cases spread across the 21 remaining counties.