LATEST: Covid-19 figures for Laois and neighbouring counties

Tuesday, June 30

Conor Ganly

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Coronavirus cases in Laois and neighbouring counties

Laois has had more than a full week Covid-19 free of officially confirmed cases, according to figures published on Monday evening, June 29 

County by county figures are published daily by the Department of Health for the National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET). The county breakdown refers to cases confirmed on midnight at Sunday, June 28 meaning they are two days behind the national figure.

The situation in other counties is as follows.

Offaly remains at 483.

Kildare stands at 1,487 - up six.

Tipperary remains at 543 cases - no change.

Kilkenny remains at 355 cases - up one.

Carlow also holds at 175 cases - no change.

Westmeath remains at 672 cases and Longford at 286 - up one.

The total for Dublin is now 12,250 up five.

Tuesday's up to date figures show that there was one additional deaths from Covid-19 in the past 24 hours.

The Health Protection, Surveillance Centre data shows an official death toll of 1,736 deaths in Ireland recorded since the first death in March.

A further 11 cases of Covid-19 were confirmed as of midnight, June 29 bringing the total number of official cases of Covid-19 infections in Ireland to 25,473 cases since the first confirmed infection on February 29.