As of midnight, on Friday 7th August, Gardai recommenced Operation Fanacht.
The operation is in place due to the localised lockdown, for counties Kildare, Offaly & Laois.
Operation Fanacht was re-established to ensure the public are adhering to public health restrictions, to stop the spread of Covid-19.
The recommencement of Operation Fanacht will proceed in conjunction with Operation Navigation, at a national level.
Gardai checkpionts are stationed throughout the three counties, with permanent presence on relevant motorways & exits.