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Covid-19 Update: Sat. 21st Nov. 2020 – 4 Deaths – 344 New Cases

3 further killer Covid-19 virus cases confirmed in Co. Tipperary

The Department of Health have confirmed this evening that there have been sadly 4 further deaths caused by the Covid-19 pandemic; leaving the overall death toll, here in the Republic of Ireland, remaining at 2,022.

There are 344 new additional cases reported today, leaving the current total number of confirmed cases, since conception in the Irish Republic, at 70,143.

Of this evening’s confirmed cases; 3 are located in Co. Tipperary (Total 1,430 cases to date, per RTE summary); 127 in Dublin; 46 in Cork; 26 in Louth; 22 in Donegal; 20 in Limerick; with the remaining 103 cases located across 19 other counties.

Other Covid-19 related news
This evening there are 284 patients with coronavirus in Irish hospitals with 33 people in intensive care units, (ICU’s).

The Department of Health in Northern Ireland have announced that a further 10 people have sadly died from Covid-19 virus, with an additional 357 new cases of the virus confirmed.

The head of the Government’s task force on the delivery of the Covid-19 vaccine, Professor Brian MacCraith has stated that full information will be provided to the public about the Covid-19 vaccine, when same is made available and declared accurate.

Meanwhile the partnership of Pfizer and BioNTech have now formally submitted an application to the US Food and Drug Administration to authorise their Covid-19 vaccine for immediate emergency use.

Total global cases this evening, now stand at well over 57 million, with global deaths at well over 1.36 million.

Remember: “Spread the Message, not the Virus”.

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