Almost a fifth of all new cases of Covid 19 reported by the Dept. of Health last night are in Co. Kildare.
In all, 73 new cases were noted, country wide, of whom 13 are in Co. Kildare.
1,408 people in the county have been diagnosed with Covid 19 since testing began.
Nationally, 1,631 people have died and 24,803 people have now contracted the virus here.
Chief Medical Officer, Tony Holohan, noted that 90% of people diagnosed up to midnight on Sunday, have recovered from Covid 19.