Further 8 people with Covid-19 have died in Ireland

Eight more people with Covid-19 have passed away in the Republic.

The death toll from the disease since the beginning of the outbreak stands at 1,703.

Eight new cases have also been detected, bringing the total to 25,248.

There are no new confirmed cases in Donegal.

Chief Medical Officer, Dr Tony Holohan has details on the positive cases that have been identified: