24 Covid related deaths and 713 cases confirmed in North

Another 24 people have died with Covid-19 in Northern Ireland, including 17 in the past 24 hours.

713 new cases of the virus have also been confirmed.

There are 842 people in hospital with the disease in the North, which includes 70 in intensive care.

Hospitals are now operating at 97% occupancy, with just 36 ICU beds available.