The Department of Health has confirmed that there are now eight confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Donegal.
The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that 2 patients diagnosed with COVID-19 in Ireland have died.
Both patients are male and in the east of the country.
There have now been 6 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland.
The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has been informed of 219 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland, as at 1pm, Monday 23 March.
There are now 1,125 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland.
The HSE is now working to identify any contacts the patients may have had to provide them with information and advice to prevent further spread.