Death toll from Covid-19 surpasses 1,000

 

37 more people have lost their lives after contracting Covid-19 in the Republic, with the death toll now passing 1,000.

In total, 1,014 people have died after getting the disease in this country.

577 new cases have been detected, with the total number of positive tests now standing at 18,184.

Chief Medical Officer, Dr Tony Holohan has details on the settings people died in: