FF calls for closure of meat factory while tests are carried out

 

Fianna Fáil's calling for meat factories to be closed until staff have tested negative for Covid-19.

There are at least 12 outbreaks in plants across the country - and more than 550 cases.

Fianna Fáil says all staff in meat factories should be tested even if they have no symptoms of the virus.

Agriculture spokesman and Donegal Deputy Charlie McConalogue says test results must be very prompt: