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Listen: 2 of Yesterday's 68 New Cases Of Covid-19 Confirmed Nationwide, Linked With Community Transmission.

: 08/10/2020 - 09:41

Two of the 68 cases of Covid-19 reported yesterday evening, are linked with community transmission.

No further deaths were recorded, meaning the total number stands at 1,772.

41 cases are linked with known outbreaks, or close contacts of someone who previously tested positive.

Co. Kildare, following recent trends, remains the county with the highest number of people newly diagnosed, with 19.

Dr. Ray Walley, from the GP Expert Advisory Group, says the low rate of community transmission is cause for hope:

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