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latest figures 18 further deaths and new 683 Covid-19 cases confirmed


There has been a further 18 Covid-19 related deaths while 683 new cases of the virus have been confirmed by the Department of Health this evening.

According to the Department, 6 of the deaths occurred in March, 7 in February and 5 in January.

This brings the Covid-19 death toll to 4,628 while the total number of confirmed cases in Ireland now stands at 232,164.

.Of the cases notified today, 324 were disgnosed in men and 359 in women

A total of 308 of the new cases are in Dublin, 68 in Donegal, 49 in Kildare, 35 in Meath, 30 in Offaly and the remaining 193 cases are spread across 21 other counties

As of 8am today, 329 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 76 are in ICU. 18 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.

As of March 21st 2021, 680,015 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in Ireland with 95,824 people having received their first dose and 184,191 people have received their second dose.

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