Covid-19 emergency may with us for years to come



The emergency phase of COVID-19 may be with us for months or years according to the head of the Department of Health.

Jim Breslin has said the virus will be an ever-present danger for the foreseeable future.

The Dáil's new COVID-19 committee is holding a series of sessions today.

Secretary General of the Department of Health Jim Breslin has warned this crisis will be with us for some time to come: