NPHET now say that things have taken a serious turn as the most recorded daily cases have been announced today.
Irish health authorities have reported official figures that say that there have been 16,428 new infections confirmed in that period of time.
There currently are 568 people in hospital with severe coronavirus-induced disease. It’s not known how many of these are fully vaccinated.
It’s understood that 93 people are in ICU around the country.
Holohan said that people need to come together to flatten the curve again this year.
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