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Covid-19 Update: Fri. 29th May 2020 – 6 Deaths – 39 New Cases

The total number of Covid-19 virus cases confirmed here in Co. Tipperary; as of midnight on Wednesday, May 27th last, remains at 528, with 0 recorded new case, within a 24-hour period.

The Department of Health has confirmed this evening that a further 6 persons have sadly passed away from the virus here in the Republic of Ireland, over the past 24 hours. These latest figures leave the total number of deaths caused by this pandemic currently at 1,645.

This evening, it has also been confirmed that an additional 39 new cases of coronavirus have been identified, bringing the total since conception in the Republic of Ireland to 24,876.

Chief Medical Officer for the Irish Department of Health, Dr. Tony Holohan, has stated that the declining number of admissions to hospitals and Intensive Care Unit’s (ICU) was encouraging. He urged everyone in the state to reflect on the progress already made over the past number of weeks, which if followed would maintained efforts to suppress Covid-19 into the future.

Earlier today, the Government announced that it is their intention to see primary and secondary schools open towards the end of August, provided the virus doesn’t indicate a comeback. Students may not be able to attend class every day, but schooling would be as close to normal as was possible.

Note: The current recovery rate from covid-19 virus is 90%.


Please Do Continue To Remain Safe.

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