LATEST: Kilkenny among 371 new cases of virus as 24 further deaths confirmed
A further 24 more people have died after contracting the coronavirus as 371 new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed this evening.
The overall death toll as a result of the virus has now reached 4,610. There has been a total of 231,484 confirmed cases of Covid-19 across the country to date, according to the latest daily briefing from the National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET).
The breakdown of the latest cases is as follows: 151 are in Dublin, 31 in Offaly, 27 in Donegal, 25 in Galway, 21 in Meath with the remaining 116 cases spread across 16 other counties. Less than five cases were agian recorded in Kilkenny.