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Ten More Prisoners Test Positive For Covid 19 In Midlands Prison, Portlaoise.

: 21/02/2021 - 09:53


Ten more prisoners have tested positive for Covid-19 in the Midlands Prison in Portlaoise.

It follows the completion of mass testing after three prisoners tested positive on Wednesday, and at least 11 staff have contracted the virus in recent weeks.

The Midlands Prison, which is the biggest jail in the country, says a second round of mass testing will take place in the coming days.

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